Tortricidae : Tortricinae
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Acleris comariana
Strawberry Tortrix
Approx Length (c. 10mm) Wingspan (15-20mm)
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Acleris laterana
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(Fabricius, 1794)1038 / 49.066
Norfolk status
Common, in woodland, throughout much of the British Isles.

This species is difficult to separate from A. comariana. Genitalia dissection is required.

Undetermined specimens please record as the aggregate species:
1038x Acleris laterana/comariana.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 39 (57%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
04/08/2019127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
25/09/2018127TG33 - Bacton
09/09/2018128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
05/09/2018128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
01/09/2018128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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Wingspan: 15-20mm
Season: August - September
Foodplant:   Rose, Hawthorn and Apple
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
 Immature Adult
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