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Exapate congelatella
Autumnal Shade (Clerck, 1759)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
1026 / 49.043

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 20-23mm (male)
Flight: October - December
Foodplant:   various shrubs
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status

One of the latest of the Tortricidae to be on the wing, occurring from October into December in hedgerows and moorland throughout much of Britain, with a preference for moorland further north.

The female has much reduced vestigial wings (brachypterous)

Unknown West Norfolk VC28 reference on the old micro distribution maps, no further information.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

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