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Clepsis consimilana

Synonyms: Cacoecia semiana; Pandemis peregrinana; Tortrix cinnamomeana; Tortrix eatoniana; Tortrix fallaciana; Tortrix flavana; Tortrix fuscana; Tortrix obliterana; Tortrix unifasciana

Wikipedia Abstract

Clepsis consimilana is a moth of the Tortricidae family. It is found from Europe to Asia Minor and Syria, it is also found in North Africa and the eastern United States.The wingspan is 13–19 mm. Adults are on wing from June to September.The larvae feed on various trees, including Ligustrum species. They apparently prefer dead leaves. Other recorded food plants include Syringa, Hedera, Lonicera, Polygonum, Malus, Carpinus, Crataegus and Cotoneaster species.
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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  
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Crymlyn Bog/ Cors Crymlyn 740 Wales, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Gower Commons/ Tiroedd Comin Gwyr 4390 Wales, United Kingdom
Limestone Coast of South West Wales/ Arfordir Calchfaen de Orllewin Cymru 3940 Wales, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
Richmond Park 2092 England, United Kingdom  
Sefton Coast 11278 England, United Kingdom
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Solway Firth 107829 England/Scotland, United Kingdom
South Solway Mosses 4849 England, United Kingdom
Y Fenai a Bae Conwy/ Menai Strait and Conwy Bay 65440 Wales, United Kingdom  


Prey / Diet

Carpinus betulus (European hornbeam)[1]
Cotoneaster horizontalis (Rockspray)[1]
Crataegus laevigata (Midland Hawthorn)[2]
Crataegus monogyna (Common Hawthorn)[2]
Hedera helix (Algerian ivy)[3]
Lonicera periclymenum (European honeysuckle)[3]
Malus sylvestris (Crab Apple)[3]
Persicaria minor (ladysthumb smartweed)[2]
Taxus baccata (Common yew)[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Abraxas grossulariata (Magpie Moth)4
Abroma temperata3
Acronicta psi (Grey Dagger Moth)3
Alsophila aescularia (March Moth)4
Amphipyra pyramidea5
Ancylis achatana4
Caliroa cerasi (pearslug)3
Campaea margaritata (Light Emerald Moth)3
Choristoneura hebenstreitella (Mountain-ash tortricid)3
Coleophora siccifolia3
Colocasia coryli (Nut-tree Tussock)3
Colotois pennaria (Feathered Thorn)3
Conistra ligula (Dark Chestnut)3
Crocallis elinguaria (Scalloped Oak Moth)3
Ditula angustiorana (Red-barred Tortrix)3
Edwardsiana crataegi (Canary fly)3
Erannis defoliaria (Mottled Umber Moth)4
Erithacus rubecula (European Robin)3
Euproctis chrysorrhoea (Brown-tail)3
Fagocyba cruenta3
Hemithea aestivaria (Common Emerald)3
Lacanobia thalassina (Pale-shouldered Brocade)3
Lomographa temerata (Clouded Silver)3
Lymantria monacha (Black Arches, Nun Moth)4
Muscardinus avellanarius (hazel dormouse)3
Naenia typica (Gothic)3
Noctua fimbriata (Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing)3
Nola cucullatella (Short-cloaked Moth)3
Operophtera brumata (winter moth)3
Opisthograptis luteolata (Brimstone Moth)3
Ourapteryx sambucaria (Swallow-tailed Moth)3
Peribatodes rhomboidaria (Willow Beauty)3
Plagodis pulveraria (Barred Umber Moth)3
Saturnia pavonia (Emperor moth)3
Swammerdamia pyrella3
Turdus iliacus (Redwing)4
Turdus philomelos (Song Thrush)3
Turdus viscivorus (Mistle Thrush)5
Yponomeuta padella (Common Hawthorn Ermel Moth)3
Zeuzera pyrina (leopard moth)3




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