The Moths of Suffolk
1019 Cnephasia conspersana, Douglas, 1846

National Status : Nationally Scarce B

Local Status : Uncertain (SMP Status 4)

Habitats : Coastal cliff-tops and grassland

Flight Period : Single-brooded; July, double-brooded in Ireland

Larval foodplants : On the leaves and flowers of a wide variety of herbaceous plants

Records : Rushmere (J Higgott, 24.vii.2002)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Occurs along with Cneph. pascuana at Felixstow, Orford and Aldeburgh to Gorleston; also at Creeting Hills on broom, Monks Soham at light, in Parham Wood in July, &c.

Wingspan details : Wingspan 15-22mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultCnephasia gueneanaCnephasia communana
Cnephasia conspersanaCnephasia stephensiana, Grey Tortrix
Cnephasia asseclana, Flax TortrixCnephasia pasiuana
Cnephasia genitalanaCnephasia incertana, Light Grey Tortrix
Eana incanana

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