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Neosphaleroptera nubilana
Deep Brown Shade (Hübner, 1799)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
1027 / 49.042
Photo © Keith Kerr,  01/07/2017 - Litcham (Gen. Det. G. Smith)

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 12-15mm.
Flight: June - July.
Foodplant:   hawthorns, cherries and blackthorn.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
Norfolk Status

Small size and brown coloration characteristic.
Recent Norfolk records.

Please retain specimens for confirmation.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 12 (16%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2018.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
13/07/2018+27TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
01/07/2017128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
19/06/2009128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
29/06/2004128TF64 - Hunstanton
19/06/1999+28TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
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