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Epinotia rubiginosana
Pine Bell (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1146 / 49.251
Photo © Gary White,  12/06/2015 - Garden

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 13-15mm
Flight: May - July
Foodplant:   Scots Pine, Stone Pine
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Local.
Clearings and rides in pine plantations and also on isolated trees, especially on heathland.
On warm sunny afternoons it may be seen flying about the tops of the trees.

Recorded in 29 (39%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1882.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
16/06/2021127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
13/06/2021228TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
13/06/2021127TG20 - Norwich
13/06/2021128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
11/06/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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