Tortricidae : Tortricinae
Photo © Dave Appleton,  02/08/2012 - Bawdeswell

Similar Norfolk Species
Archips crataegana
Brown Oak Tortrix
Approx Length (c. 9mm) Wingspan (male 15-18mm, female 17-24mm.)
Archips rosana
Rose Tortrix

(Linnaeus, 1758)49.016/981
Norfolk status
Smaller than A. crataegana with unbroken median fascia.
Pronounced sexual dimorphism.
Males more brightly marked.
Female without costal fold and with protruding apex on the forewing.

Recorded in 13 (19%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1986.
Last Recorded in 2015.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/09/2015127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
20/07/2014+28TF60 - Downham/Fincham
12/07/2014127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
07/07/2014127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
04/07/2014228TF60 - Downham/Fincham
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Wingspan: male 15-18mm, female 17-24mm.
Season: July - September
Foodplant:   Fruit trees (Raspberry), as well as cultivated rose.
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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