1148 Epinotia mercuriana

Single-brooded, overwinters as a larva

Usual larval stage September to June

Adult forewing - around 5 to 6.5mm. Flies July to September

Larval foodplants : On a range of plants and trees including heather (Calluna spp.), Salix spp. and Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus)

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