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Epinotia tedella
Common Spruce Bell (Clerck, 1759)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1142 / 49.252
Photo © RAY ROCHE,  16/06/2021 - Ingoldisthorpe (gen. det.)

Similar Norfolk Species
Silver-barred Bell
Epinotia fraternana
Wingspan: 10-13 mm
Flight: May - June
Foodplant:   Norway Spruce
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Rare in Norfolk.

Woodland species found where its foodplant, Norway spruce (Picea abies) occurs. Common, in coniferous woodland, throughout much of the British Isles.

[BTS v2, p115]

Verification Grade Comment: Gen. Det. recommended.

Recorded in 17 (23%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
16/06/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
29/05/2021128TM08 - Banham/Lopham
26/06/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
01/06/2020127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
08/05/2020127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
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