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Acleris sparsana
Ashy Button ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
1041 / 49.069
Photo © Matthew Casey,  Costessey Sept 2012

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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 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/09/2020128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
15/09/2020128TF80 - Swaffham
14/09/2020128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
03/09/2020128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
26/06/2020127TG21 - N.Norwich/Spixworth
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