Tortricidae : Tortricinae
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Photo © Dave Appleton,  24/06/2012 - Whitwell Common - male: gen. det. J Clifton

Similar Norfolk Species
Cnephasia stephensiana
Grey Tortrix
Cnephasia asseclana
Flax Tortrix
Approx Length (c. 9mm) Wingspan (14-18mm.)
      
      
      
      
    
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Cnephasia incertana
Light Grey Tortrix

(Treitschke, 1835)1024 / 49.049
Norfolk status
One of the smallest of the very similar Cnephasia species, often with weaker forewing markings than the similar in size Flax Tortrix Cnephasia asseclana.
Woodland edges, roadside verges and hedgerows.

Can be confused with other Cnephasia. If uncertain please record as Cnephasia agg. or determine by Gen. Det.

Recorded in 55 (80%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

Eana incanana  |  Cnephasia agg. >

Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
15/08/2019127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
07/08/2019127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
24/07/2019+28TF50 - Upwell/Marshland
23/07/2019227TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
22/07/2019+28TF50 - Upwell/Marshland
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Wingspan: 14-18mm.
Season: Mainly June and July.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants. Plantain, Sorrel.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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