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Epagoge grotiana
Brown-barred Tortrix (Fabricius, 1781)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
1006 / 49.005
Photo © Matthew Casey,  24/07/2013 - costessey

Similar Norfolk Species
Dark-barred Tortrix
Syndemis musculana
Wingspan: c. 15 mm.
Flight: May to July.
Foodplant:   Oak and Hawthorn.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Occupying deciduous woodland.
Bright ochreous-yellow ground colour with brown markings.
Flies at dusk and dawn.

Recorded in 42 (57%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
11/08/2021127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
02/08/2021228TF91 - Dereham
02/08/2021127TG14 - Sheringham
26/07/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
20/07/2021128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
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