Tuesday, 28 July 2009

ID help please

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


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.