Prev Flights Rec Search
Clepsis senecionana
Obscure Tortrix (Hübner, 1819)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
49.035/991
Photo © Peter Buchner - Lepiforum

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 13-16mm
Season: May - June
Foodplant:   Bog-myrtle, Bilberry, Goldenrod and other plants
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Rare.
Woodland clearings, grassland, fens and moorland.

Modern-day records from Weeting Heath Reserve NNT, 1990 and two specimens taken at Catfield Fen in 2014 (M. A'Court)

Recorded in 5 (7%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
26/04/2019627TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
23/04/2019127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
18/05/20181627TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
18/05/2017927TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
15/05/20171227TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
Further info: Clepsis senecionana
 
UK Moths
Mothdissection UK
Suffolk Moths
Hants Moths
Lepiforum.de Norfolk Moths (Full)
Back Record Home
iMoths V9.0 © Jim Wheeler 2019