Archips crataegana (Hübner 1799) (Family Tortricidae)

Forewing Length: Male 9-10mm, Female 11-13mm;
Wingspan: Male 20mm, Female 25mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
August - April April - May June - July May - August
(Earliest: 3.7)

Hedge Rows

Quercus robur

Fraxinus excelsior
Possible Food:

Most Salix
Several Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Eumea linearicornis Larva

Eumea mitis 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: Archips crataegana
Eurasian Tortricidae: Archips crataegana
Archips crataegana
Nature Spot: Brown Oak Tortrix - Archips crataegana
Lepiforum: Archips crataegana
Plant Parasites of Europe: Archips crataegana

Pictures © 2003 J.K. Lindsey, 2015 R. Thunus


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