Norfolk status Scarce. Locally distributed in England, mainly in the south and east.
The larvae feed on Oak, inside galls formed by other, usually hymenopterous insects.
First Norfolk record of a male, attracted to pheromone lure at Cawston (VC27) (J. Clifton, 29/05/11). First VC28 record (det. J. Clifton) on NMS Field meeting at Emily's Wood, Weeting (J. Wheeler, 04/06/11)
Pheromone attractants: FUN and SKI One of several additional species attracted to the FUN lure intended for Grapholita funebrana. Anglian Lepidopterist Supplies
Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required
Recorded in 12 (16%) of 74 10k Squares. First Recorded in 2011. Last Recorded in 2021. Additional Stats