Field Tip Details

Species658 Carcina quercana, (Fabricius, 1775)
Taxon stageLarva
Time of yearJanuary to March
Foodplantsbrambles, Rubus spp.
TipLook for windowing on bramble leaves, with a white silken web on underside of leaf [J Langmaid per R Edmunds]
Rankingranking 5
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedSun 19-Feb-2006Last updatedMon 27-Feb-2006


658 Carcina quercana658 Carcina quercana
Larval spinning on underside of leaf - Norfolk (2006) © R Edmunds
Windowing of leaves by larva - Norfolk (2006) © R Edmunds