1241 Grapholita compositella

Double-brooded, overwinters as a larva

Usual larval stages June to July and August to April

Adult forewing - around 3.5 to 4.5mm. Flies May to June and August

Larval foodplants : The larvae feed In the stems, leaves and flower-heads of clovers (Trifolium spp.) and Common Bird's-foot Trefoil (Lotus corniculatus)

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