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Capua vulgana

Synonyms: Capua ochraceana; Sciaphila terreana; Tortrix favillaceana; Tortrix marcidana; Tortrix porcana; Tortrix rusticana

Wikipedia Abstract

Capua vulgana is a moth of the Tortricidae family. It is found from Ireland and Great Britain, east through the Benelux, Fennoscandia and central and south-eastern Europe to Siberia and Sakhalin to the Kuriles. It is also found in China (Heilongjiang, Inner Mongolia, Jilin, Sichuan, Shandong) and Taiwan. The wingspan is 13–19 mm. Adults are on wing from May to June. The larvae feed on the leaves of a wide range of woodland trees and plants, including Alnus, Sorbus and Vaccinium.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Bath and Bradford-on-Avon Bats 265 England, United Kingdom  
Coedydd Aber 855 Wales, United Kingdom  
Corsydd Môn/ Anglesey Fens 1154 Wales, United Kingdom  
Emer Bog 93 England, United Kingdom
Eryri/ Snowdonia 48773 Wales, United Kingdom  
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Gower Commons/ Tiroedd Comin Gwyr 4390 Wales, United Kingdom
Great Orme`s Head/ Pen y Gogarth 748 Wales, United Kingdom  
Limestone Coast of South West Wales/ Arfordir Calchfaen de Orllewin Cymru 3940 Wales, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
North Somerset and Mendip Bats 1387 England, United Kingdom
Roudsea Wood and Mosses 1163 England, United Kingdom
Sefton Coast 11278 England, United Kingdom
Solway Firth 107829 England/Scotland, United Kingdom
Sunart 25320 Scotland, United Kingdom


Prey / Diet

Alnus glutinosa (European alder)[1]
Carpinus betulus (European hornbeam)[2]
Sorbus aucuparia (Mountain Ash)[3]
Vaccinium myrtillus (myrtle blueberry)[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acleris umbrana2
Acronicta alni (Alder Moth)3
Acronicta psi (Grey Dagger Moth)2
Alebra wahlbergi2
Alsophila aescularia (March Moth)2
Amphipyra berbera (Svensson's Copper Underwing)2
Apoderus coryli2
Attelabus nitens2
Autographa pulchrina (Beautiful Golden Y)2
Byctiscus betulae (Hazel Leaf Roller)2
Cabera pusaria (Common White Wave Moth)2
Calliteara pudibunda (Pale Tussock)3
Chloroclysta miata3
Chloroclysta siterata (Red-green Carpet)2
Cleora cinctaria (Ringed Carpet)2
Coleophora anatipennella2
Coleophora serratella (birch casebearer)3
Coleophora siccifolia2
Colocasia coryli (Nut-tree Tussock)4
Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)2
Cosmia trapezina (Dun-bar)2
Cossus cossus (Goat Moth)2
Crocallis elinguaria (Scalloped Oak Moth)2
Edwardsiana crataegi (Canary fly)2
Edwardsiana rosae (Rose leafhopper)2
Electrophaes corylata (Broken-barred Carpet Moth)2
Ematurga atomaria (Common Heath Moth)2
Eriogaster lanestris (Small Eggar)3
Eulia ministrana2
Eulithis testata (chevron moth)2
Eupithecia exiguata (Mottled Pug)2
Euproctis similis2
Fagocyba cruenta2
Geometra papilionaria (Large Emerald)2
Herminia grisealis (Small Fan-foot)2
Hydrelia flammeolaria2
Jodis lactearia (Little Emerald)3
Lasiocampa quercus (Oak Eggar)2
Lithomoia solidaginis (goldenrod brindle)2
Lithophane hepatica2
Muscardinus avellanarius (hazel dormouse)2
Noctua fimbriata (Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing)2
Odontopera bidentata (Scalloped Hazel)2
Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)2
Phalera bucephala (Buff-tip)3
Plagodis pulveraria (Barred Umber Moth)3
Poecilocampa populi (December Moth)2
Polia bombycina (Pale Shining Brown)2
Psyche casta2
Ptilinus pectinicornis2
Ptilodon capucina (Coxcomb Prominent)3
Rheumaptera undulata2
Ribautiana tenerrima (Bramble leafhopper)2
Saperda scalaris2
Saturnia pavonia (Emperor moth)3
Stauropus fagi (Lobster Moth)2
Tortrix viridana (Green tortrix)2
Trichiura crataegi (Pale Eggar)2
Xestia baja (Dotted Clay)2
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)2




Attributes / relations provided by
1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
2Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
3Ecology of Commanster
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