Aethes sanguinana

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Aethes sanguinana
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Tortricidae
Genus: Aethes
Species: A. sanguinana
Binomial name
Aethes sanguinana
(Treitschke, 1830)[1]
Synonyms
  • Tortrix sanguinana Treitschke, 1830
  • Aethes sanguinea Humphreys & Westwood, 1845
  • Lozopera sanguinella Bradley Tremewan & Smith, 1973

Aethes sanguinana is a species of moth of the family Tortricidae. It was described by Treitschke in 1830. It is found in most of southern and central Europe,[2] Morocco, Algeria and Asia Minor.[3]

The wingspan is 13–18 millimetres (0.51–0.71 in). Adults are on wing from May to July.[4]

The larvae feed on Eryngium campestre. Larvae have been recorded from January to March, in July and from September to December.

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