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Cydia servillana
Sallow Gall Moth (Duponchel, 1836)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1256 / 49.339
Photo © Patrick Clement,  Ex larva.

Similar West Midlands Species: None
Wingspan: 11-15mm
Flight: May - June
Foodplant:   Goat willow, grey willow
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1

Rare resident.

Salix caprea, S. cinerea with larva feeding from August to April in a slender fusiform gall in a shoot.

Recorded in 12 (9%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1853.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2022)

Latest 5 Records (Data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
25/05/2019239SJ90 - Fordhouses/Wolverhampton
10/04/2019437SO86 - Droitwich Spa
04/02/1999336SO62 - E Ross & Dymock Forest
08/03/1994+37SO86 - Droitwich Spa
16/12/1993+36SO62 - E Ross & Dymock Forest
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