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Acleris laterana
Dark-triangle Button (Fabricius, 1794)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
1038 / 49.066
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Similar Norfolk Species
Strawberry Tortrix
Acleris comariana
Wingspan: 15-20mm
Flight: August - September
Foodplant:   Rose, Hawthorn and Apple
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
Norfolk Status
Common, in woodland, throughout much of the British Isles.

This species is difficult to separate from A. comariana. Genitalia dissection is required.

Undetermined specimens please record as the aggregate species:
1038x Acleris laterana/comariana.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 40 (58%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/11/2020127TG33 - Bacton
15/09/2020127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
15/09/2020+27TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
08/09/2020127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
22/08/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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