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Epiblema turbidana
Butterbur Bell (Treitschke, 1835)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1182 / 49.290
Photo © Peter Buchner - Lepiforum

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 16-22 mm.
Flight: June and July
Foodplant:   Butterbur.
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Uncertain status.
Damp meadows, copses and banks of streams, seeming to prefer the stunted plants of butterbur growing in the drier spots nearby.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 7 (10%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1957.
Last Recorded in 2008.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
26/07/2008+27TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
16/07/2008127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
29/06/1996+27TG14 - Sheringham
07/07/1995+27TG14 - Sheringham
04/07/1995+28TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
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