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Phiaris micana
Olive Marble (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1075 / 49.173
Photo © Mike McCarthy,  19/07/2019 - Buxton Heath

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 13-18mm.
Flight: July - August.
Foodplant:   Various herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Scarce.
Damp and marshy habitats.
In both sexes, examples occur with the fasciae distinctly orange-ochreous sometimes the fasciae may be dark chocolate-brown or blackish with strongly metallic or glistening ground colour.

(=olivana)

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 12 (17%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/07/2020127TG12 - Aylsham
07/07/2020127TG12 - Aylsham
16/06/2020127TG12 - Aylsham
14/06/2020527TG12 - Aylsham
12/06/2020527TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
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