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Clepsis senecionana
Obscure Tortrix (Hübner, 1819)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
991 / 49.035
Photo © Mick ACourt,  17/05/2016 - Catfield Fen

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 13-16mm
Flight: 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
22/05/20191827TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
15/05/20192327TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
10/05/20191727TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
26/04/2019627TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
23/04/2019127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
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