Field Tip Details

Species966 Cochylis atricapitana, (Stephens, 1852)
1187 Epiblema costipunctana, (Haworth, 1811)
Taxon stageLarva
Time of yearJanuary to February
FoodplantsCommon Ragwort, Senecio jacobaea
TipRoots dug during the winter will give larvae. [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedThu 29-Dec-2005Last updatedThu 29-Dec-2005