Epinotia pygmaeana (Hübner 1799) (Family Tortricidae)

Forewing Length: 5.5-6.5mm;
Wingspan 12-14mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? June - July August - April March - June
(Earliest: 9.4)

Spruce Forest
Principal Food:

Abies alba

Picea abies
Apanteles lineipes Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae
Possible Predators:
Several Vespidae

Several Miridae

Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of Belgium: Epinotia pygmaeana
Eurasian Tortricidae: Epinotia pygmaeana
Epinotia pygmaeana
Lepiforum: Epinotia pygmaeana

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