Morley’s Final Catalogue: Often in clouds in woods; especially destructive to oak-foliage in 1918.
Recent Status: A very common species in Suffolk.
Life Style: A single brooded species flying during May and June. The larvae feed on buds and later from rolled leaves of deciduous Quercus, and occasionally other deciduous tree leaves. They pupate in a folded over leaf.
Identification: The all green Tortricid. They have a different wing shape and deeper green than the Cream-bordered Green-pea.
Recorded in 52 (90%) of 58 10k Squares. First Recorded in 1974. Last Recorded in 2020. Additional Stats