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Clepsis spectrana (Cyclamen Tortrix)

Synonyms: Cacoecia fuliginosana; Cacoecia larseni; Pyralis posticana; Tortrix gnomana; Tortrix intermedia; Tortrix latiorana; Tortrix liverana; Tortrix vinculana

Wikipedia Abstract

Clepsis spectrana, the cyclamen tortrix or cabbage leafroller, is a moth of the family Tortricidae. It is found in Europe. The wingspan is 16–22 mm. The moth flies in two generations from late April to September. The larvae feed on various trees, shrubs and cabbage.
View Wikipedia Record: Clepsis spectrana

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Coedwigoedd Penrhyn Creuddyn/ Creuddyn Peninsula Woods 294 Wales, United Kingdom  
Crymlyn Bog/ Cors Crymlyn 740 Wales, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Kenfig/ Cynffig 2945 Wales, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Penhale Dunes 1535 England, United Kingdom    
Salisbury Plain 52975 England, United Kingdom
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Solway Firth 107829 England/Scotland, United Kingdom
Stodmarsh 1395 England, United Kingdom
The Broads 14554 England, United Kingdom  

Prey / Diet

Comarum palustre (Purple Marshlocks)[1]
Filipendula ulmaria (Meadowsweet)[2]
Humulus lupulus (common hops)[2]
Iris maackii (yellow iris)[2]
Limonium vulgare (Mediterranean sealavender)[2]
Picea glauca (Canadian spruce)[2]
Rheum rhaponticum (false rhubarb)[2]
Ribes nigrum (European black currant)[2]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acherontia atropos (Death's-head hawk moth)2
Acleris aspersana2
Acronicta rumicis (Knot Grass)3
Aphrophora alni (Alder Spittle Bug)2
Arctia caja (garden tiger moth)2
Biston betularia (peppered moth)3
Cacoecimorpha pronubana (Carnation Tortrix)2
Calliteara pudibunda (Pale Tussock)2
Eupithecia assimilata (Currant Pug)2
Eupithecia satyrata (Satyr Pug Moth)2
Galerucella nymphaeae (waterlily leaf beetle)2
Gortyna flavago3
Hydraecia micacea (potato stem worm)5
Melanchra persicariae (Dot Moth)2
Melanchra pisi (Broom Moth)2
Noctua pronuba (Large Yellow Underwing Moth)2
Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)3
Orthosia gracilis (Powdered Quaker)2
Orthosia opima (Northern Drab)2
Philaenus spumarius (meadow froghopper)2
Pleuroptya ruralis (Mother of Pearl Moth)2
Polygonia c-album (Comma Butterfly)2
Pyrgus malvae (Grizzled Skipper)2
Saturnia pavonia (Emperor moth)2
Simyra albovenosa (Reed Dagger)2
Sparganothis pilleriana4
Synanthedon tipuliformis (Currant borer/Clearwing moth)2
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)2
Xylena vetusta (Red Sword-grass)2




Attributes / relations provided by
1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
2HOSTS - 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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