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Archips rosana
Rose Tortrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
981 / 49.016
Photo © Chris McGaw,  26/06/2020 - The Grange

Similar Norfolk Species
Brown Oak Tortrix
Archips crataegana
Wingspan: male 15-18mm, female 17-24mm.
Flight: July - September
Foodplant:   Fruit trees (Raspberry), as well as cultivated rose.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Scarce.
Smaller than A. crataegana with unbroken median fascia.
Pronounced sexual dimorphism.
Males more brightly marked.
Female without costal fold and with protruding apex on the forewing.

Recorded in 25 (34%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1986.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/07/2021128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
17/07/2021127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
08/07/2021128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
30/06/2021128TF82 - Sculthorpe/Raynham
06/08/2020328TF52 - Terrington
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