Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Similar Norfolk Species
Apotomis lineana
Scarce Willow Marble
Apotomis infida
Rannoch Marble
Approx Length (c. 10mm) Wingspan (17-20mm)
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Apotomis semifasciana
Short-barred Marble

(Haworth, 1811)1089 / 49.146

Norfolk status
Scarce species.

Similar to Apotomis lineana, dorsal part of forewing slate grey, lacking dark greyish/brown suffusion seen in that species.

There can be variation in the ground colour and markings in some specimens so care is required.

Occurs in woodland, margins of osier beds, fens, banks of ponds and streams, hedgerows and open situations throughout Britain.
Recorded in Norfolk from VC27 and almost completely confined to the Norfolk Broads.
Recorded at Cranberry Rough VC28 in 2022 (J. Symonds) the only record in VC28 since 1874.

Recorded in 8 (11%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2023.
Additional Stats

Pseudosciaphila branderiana | Apotomis lineana >

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
09/08/2023127TG31Bure Marshes NNR
08/07/2023127TG32Irstead / Catfield
25/06/2023127TG32Sutton Fen
24/06/2023328TF71West Bilney
20/08/2022127TG31Bure Marshes NNR
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Wingspan: 17-20mm
Flight: July - August
Foodplant:   Sallow
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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