1142 Epinotia tedella

Single-brooded, overwinters as a larva

Usual larval stage August to April

Adult forewing - around 4.5 to 6mm. Flies May to June

Larval foodplants : Mines a needle then feeds in spun needles of Norway Spruce (Picea abies) or Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis)

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