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Acleris sparsana
Ashy Button ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
1041 / 49.069
Photo © Matthew Casey,  12/09/2016 - costessey

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Acleris laterana
Wingspan: 18-22 mm.
Flight: August through to October.
Foodplant:   Beech and Sycamore.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Broad forewing and grey coloration characteristic.
Woodland, parks, gardens.

Recorded in 46 (67%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/11/2019127TG20 - Norwich
23/11/2019128TF70 - Beachamwell/Oxborough
16/11/2019128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
02/11/2019127TM29 - Newton Flotman/Hempnall
01/11/2019128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
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