Field Tip Details

Species1089 Apotomis semifasciana, (Haworth, 1811)
Taxon stageImago
Time of yearJuly to August
TipThe adult flies at dusk in July and August, over the tops of sallow growing in damp and marshy places, it will also come to sugar. The larva feeds in the shoot (and catkins) of sallow in April and May [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedFri 8-Jul-2005Last updatedFri 8-Jul-2005