Tortricidae : Tortricinae
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Immature stages

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Acleris laterana
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Acleris comariana
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Approx Length (c. 9.5mm) Wingspan (15-19mm.)
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Acleris schalleriana
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(Linnaeus, 1761)1047 / 49.073
Norfolk status
Scrub, woodland, hedgerows and wet heathland.

A few claimed Norfolk records, please retain specimens for confirmation.

In well marked specimens an enlarged costal blotch, which extends to near the apex, distinguish this species from A. laterana and A. comariana

Adult moths are generally on the wing from August till October, whereupon they hibernate and reappear the following spring.

Verification Grade Comment: Well marked specimens Grade 3 otherwise Grade 4

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 30 (41%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2022.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
12/04/2022128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
12/04/2022127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
05/04/2022128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hockham
10/03/2022128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
17/02/2022128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
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Wingspan: 15-19mm.
Flight: Two generation Aug-Sept. Oct-May.
Foodplant:   Wayfaring Tree, Guedler-rose.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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