Field Tip Details

Species1055 Acleris hyemana, (Haworth, 1811)
Taxon stageImago
Time of yearMarch to April
Foodplantsoaks, Quercus spp.
TipThe adults are sometimes to be obtained in numbers by searching the trunks of oak-trees after dark (Thurnall). [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedSun 26-Mar-2006Last updatedSun 26-Mar-2006

Photographs

1055 Acleris hyemana
Found by day flying over Heather. - Ipswich, Suffolk (iv.2006) © Neil Sherman