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Ancylis obtusana
Small Buckthorn Roller (Haworth, 1811)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1122 / 49.204

Similar Norfolk Species
Red Roller
Ancylis mitterbacheriana
Wingspan: 10-13mm
Flight: May to early July
Foodplant:   Buckthorn, Alder Buckthorn
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status

Resembles Ancylis mitterbacheriana but paler in general colouration and slightly smaller with a more rounded reddish patch at the wing base.

Old Victorian records only.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 3 (4%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 1889.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
1889+28TF61 - S.Lynn/Tottenhill
1874+27TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
1874+28TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hockham
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