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Acleris notana
Rusty Birch Button (Donovan, 1806)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
1045 / 49.084
Photo © JB Kemp,  10/10/10 Wirral - gen.det Steve Hind

Similar Norfolk Species
Rusty Oak Button
Acleris ferrugana
Wingspan: 14-18mm.
Flight: Two Gens. June-July. Sept-May Overwintering.
Foodplant:   Birch. Alder, Bog-myrtle
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
Norfolk Status
Very variable species found in woodland, heathland and scrub. Similar to A. ferrugana only reliably separated by dissection of the genitalia.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 21 (28%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1992.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
11/07/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
23/05/2021228TF70 - Beachamwell/Oxborough
21/02/2021128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
24/10/2020127TG12 - Aylsham
26/06/2020+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
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