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Clepsis consimilana
Privet Tortrix (Hübner, 1817)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
994 / 49.038
Photo © Dave Jones,  06/07/2012 - Stoke Holy Cross

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: male 13-17mm, female 15-19mm
Flight: June - Aug (Sept)
Foodplant:   Privet
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Plain ochreous Tortrix.
Distinguished by its small size, indistinct markings and two small dark spots on the dorsum.
Gardens, hedgerows where privet grows.

Recorded in 62 (84%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1920.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/10/2021128TF52 - Terrington
08/10/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
08/10/2021128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
07/10/2021127TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
25/09/2021127TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
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