Creamy markings on chocolate-brown wings and a yellowish-orange head tuft.
Larvar feeds on seeds of young fruit. After hibernation in March or April the larvae enters a bud and continues feeding. (Re English name)
New UK BAP priority species.
|Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required. |
Recorded in 7 (10%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2016.