Irish moths

Pammene fasciana

Family: Tortricidae        Sub-family: Olethreutinae

1236     *     Pammene fasciana

Wingspan: 13-17mm

Flight time: June-July, males sometimes day-flying in sunshine
Habitat: Woodlands where foodplants occur

Larvae feed inside the acorns of Oak and in Sweet Chestnut nuts

Pammene fasciana

Pammene fasciana
Ballingeary, Co. Cork, SW Ireland. July 2011

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