Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Similar Norfolk Species
Apotomis turbidana
White-shouldered Marble
Apotomis capreana
Sallow Marble
Approx Length (c. 10mm) Wingspan (16-20mm)
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Apotomis betuletana
Birch Marble

(Haworth, 1811)1093 / 49.150
Norfolk status
Similar to Apotomis capreana but has a straighter median fascia, and lacks any black dots in the subterminal fascia.

Common and widespread throughout the British Isles in open woodland and margins of woods where birch is well established, and also heaths and hillsides where scattered trees and bushes grow.

Recorded in 53 (72%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2021.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
11/09/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
06/09/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
05/09/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
02/09/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
31/08/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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Wingspan: 16-20mm
Flight: June - Sept
Foodplant:   Birch
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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