Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
Photo © Dave Appleton,  22/05/2014 - Bawdeswell

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Approx Length (c. 9.5mm) Wingspan (15-19mm)
Rhyacionia pinivorana
Spotted Shoot Moth

(Lienig & Zeller, 1846)49.307/1212
Norfolk status
Widespread and common in Pine woods and scattered pines on heathland throughout the British Isles.

Occasionally it may be seen flying in bright sunshine.

Recorded in 32 (46%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2015.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
10/07/2015128TL89 - Bodney/Lynford
06/07/2015227TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
05/07/2015127TG24 - Cromer
03/07/2015128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
01/07/2015127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
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Wingspan: 15-19mm
Season: May - July
Foodplant:   Scots Pine
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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