Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Hedya pruniana
Plum Tortrix
Hedya ochroleucana
Buff-tipped Marble
Approx Length (c. 10.5mm) Wingspan (15-21mm)
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Hedya nubiferana
Marbled Orchard Tortrix

(Haworth, 1811)1083 / 49.156
Norfolk status
Similar to H. pruniana but generally larger and the two dark postmedian dots are situated costal to the angle of the median fascia.

Common and widespread throughout Britain in Hawthorn and blackthorn hedges, thickets, gardens, orchards and open moorland. The larvae feed on a variety of deciduous trees and shrubs, including Hawthorn, Blackthorn and Wild Cherry.

Recorded in 63 (85%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1984.
Last Recorded in 2021.
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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
30/08/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
29/08/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
28/08/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
27/08/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
21/08/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
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Wingspan: 15-21mm
Flight: June - August
Foodplant:   Various trees and shrubs including Hawthorn, Blackthorn and Wild Cherry
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult

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