Tortricidae : Tortricinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Mark Marshall,  5th July, 2019

Approx Length (c. 14.5mm) Wingspan (20-29mm)
      
      
      
      
    
Upload a Photo
 
Lozotaenia forsterana
Large Ivy Tortrix

(Fabricius, 1781)1002 / 49.029

Fairly common resident of woodland, gardens and parks.

On many trees shrubs but especially Hedera helix with larva feeding from September to May. Most easily found in late winter and spring between two ivy leaves spun flatly together.

Recorded in 92 (66%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: 20-29mm
Flight: June - July
Foodplant:   Ivy and other trees, shrubs
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Syndemis musculana  |  Cacoecimorpha pronubana >
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
02/08/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSP06
01/08/20201VC40 - ShropshireSO57
31/07/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO74
26/07/20201VC39 - StaffordshireSJ84
23/07/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO34
We need your records!
Do you have records of Lozotaenia forsterana?
Put your own dot on the map!

Golden Cinnabar Membership

  • Help with running costs of West Midlands Moths
  • View detailed maps
  • List detailed species records
  • 12 month membership

westmidlandsmoths
   You can really help...

Copyright © Lepidoptera UK 2022
   
Click County for Details...

  Immature   Adult 
Show Details | 1990 to 2020 | 2000 to 2020 | Graph Key
© WestMidlandsMoths.co.uk 2022 NOLA®; Database using MapMate® Digital Maps © Bartholomew 2010. Design © Jim Wheeler 2022
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy