Tuesday, 28 July 2009

ID help please


This Tort emerged today from the folded leaf of hawthorn.Any ideas.??

3 comments:

AndyC said...

Its one of the acleris maybe 1041 Acleris sparsana

charlie streets said...

Andy, I don't think sparsana feeds on Hawthorn.Have you considered a dark form of Garden Rose Tortrix.

AndyC said...

Thanks Charlie ,GRT is very variable and I had not considered this but the one on UK moths is a good fit.