Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Similar Norfolk Species
Endothenia gentianaeana
Teasel Marble
Endothenia marginana
Bordered Marble
Approx Length (c. 7.5mm) Wingspan (11-15mm)
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Endothenia oblongana
Downland Marble

(Haworth, 1811)1098 / 49.187
Norfolk status

Resembles a medium-sized E. gentianaeana. Broadly suffused apical area narrowing the band distad of the median fascia and a stronger dilated subterminal fascia lacking any violet tones. Some specimens may need to be retained for determination.

Well-drained uncultivated ground, such as waysides, embankments, chalk downs and quarries.
Not many Norfolk records, and with the exception of one, all recent Norfolk records taken at the coast.
Two Victorian records plus Sheringham 2000; Holme 2001; Snettisham 2001; Scolt Head 2002 and inland at Upwell 2009.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 12 (17%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/07/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
17/06/2020127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
22/07/2019227TG33 - Bacton
10/07/2015+28TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
22/05/2015128TF91 - Dereham
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Wingspan: 11-15mm
Flight: May - July
Foodplant:   Ribwort Plantain, (Common Knapweed)
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
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