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Acleris logiana
Pale Birch Tortrix
Approx Length (c. 9mm) Wingspan (15-18mm)
      
      
      
      
    
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Acleris kochiella
Elm Tortrix

(Goeze, 1783)1050 / 49.085
=Elm Button
=Acleris boscana

Norfolk status
Local in hedgerows, gardens, orchards and parks throughout southern England, becoming scarcer northwards to Yorkshire, and unknown in Scotland.

Adults fly at night and are attracted to light. The larvae feed on Elm, living within a spun or rolled leaf. Larvae of the summer brood are much more common than those of the spring generation.

Resembles A. logiana which occurs in Scotland and in Norfolk from 2004.

Recorded in 24 (32%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1998.
Last Recorded in 2024.
Additional Stats

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
10/02/2024128TF91Dereham 
09/02/2024128TF83North Creake
09/02/2024128TF94Wells
16/07/2023127TG42Eccles
08/07/2023127TG11Costessey
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Wingspan: 15-18mm
Flight: Two Generations. June-July. Sept - April (overwintering)
Foodplant:   Elm
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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