Prev Flights Rec Search
Epinotia subsequana
Dark Spruce Bell (Haworth, 1811)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1131 / 49.247

Similar Norfolk Species
Dingy Spruce Bell
Epinotia pygmaeana
Wingspan: 11-13mm
Flight: April - May
Foodplant:   Norway Spruce, Silver Fir, Giant Fir
Nat Status: pRDB2
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Extremely local and apparently restricted to the southern counties, occurring from East Anglia and Kent to Devon, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire and Monmouthshire.

Unconfirmed records from the 1990s.

[BTS v2, p101]

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 3 (4%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 1999.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
02/05/1999+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
June 1995+28TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
23/05/1995+28TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
April 1995+28TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
1874+28TF61 - S.Lynn/Tottenhill
Further info: Epinotia subsequana
UK Moths
Mothdissection UK
Suffolk Moths
Cambs Moths Norfolk Moths (Full)
Back Record Home
iMoths V11.0 HD © Jim Wheeler 2022