Tortricidae : Tortricinae
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Approx Length (c. 8.5mm) Wingspan (male 13-17mm, female 15-19mm)
Clepsis consimilana
994 Privet Tortrix
(Hübner, 1817)49.038
Norfolk status
Plain ochreous Tortrix.
Distinguished by its small size, indistinct markings and two small dark spots on the dorsum.
Gardens, hedgerows where privet grows.

Recorded in 56 (81%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1920.
Last Recorded in 2014.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
17/10/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
15/10/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
14/10/2014327TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
13/10/2014228TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
09/10/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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Wingspan: male 13-17mm, female 15-19mm
Season: June - Aug (Sept)
Foodplant:   Privet
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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