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Aphelia viburnana
Bilberry Tortrix ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
988 / 49.033
Photo © JB Kemp,  South Uist 20/6/2011

Similar Norfolk Species
Timothy Tortrix
Zelotherses paleana
Wingspan: 15-22mm
Flight: July - September
Foodplant:   Various plants
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Rare.
Flies actively on hot sunny days. Moors and mosses, saltmarsh and vegetated shingle.

Pale forms similar to A. paleana.

Recorded in 7 (10%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
09/06/2019128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
16/06/2017228TF94 - Wells/Stiffkey
14/06/2017128TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
19/06/2016128TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
02/08/2003+28TF61 - S.Lynn/Tottenhill
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