Tortricidae : Tortricinae
Photo © Matthew Casey,  14/10/2014 - costessey

Similar Norfolk Species
Acleris laterana
Dark-triangle Button
Approx Length (c. 11mm) Wingspan (18-22 mm.)
Acleris sparsana
Ashy Button

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)49.069/1041
Norfolk status
Broad forewing and grey coloration characteristic.
Woodland, parks, gardens.

Recorded in 37 (54%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2015.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/09/2015128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
11/09/2015127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
September 2015+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
28/08/2015127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
28/11/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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Wingspan: 18-22 mm.
Season: August through to October.
Foodplant:   Beech and Sycamore.
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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