Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Photo © Brian Jones,  Fritton Woods Norfolk 13/6/2010

Similar Norfolk Species
Apotomis lineana
Willow Marble
Apotomis sororculana
Narrow-winged Marble
Approx Length (c. 10.5mm) Wingspan (19-21mm)
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Apotomis turbidana
White-shouldered Marble

(Hübner, 1825)1092 / 49.149
Norfolk status
Thick white streak to basal area of forewing, mottled with grey and black scales extending onto costa being diagnostic.

Occupying woodland (especially containing Birch) and heathland, a relatively common species throughout the British Isles with widespread records in Norfolk.
Larva feeds on Silver and Downy Birch.

Recorded in 42 (61%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1987.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
04/09/2020128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
11/08/2020+27TG12 - Aylsham
07/08/2020+27TG13 - Baconsthorpe
06/08/2020127TG21 - N.Norwich/Spixworth
31/07/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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Wingspan: 19-21mm
Flight: May - July
Foodplant:   Silver Birch, Downy Birch
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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