Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Similar Norfolk Species
Bactra lancealana
Rush Marble
Approx Length (c. 9.5mm) Wingspan (13-19 mm)
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Bactra furfurana
Mottled Marble

(Haworth, 1811)49.195/1110
Norfolk status
Marshes, bogs, banks of streams and canals, and margins of lakes and ponds.
Very similar to B. lancealana.

When well-marked this species is fairly distinctive.
Weakly marked and unicolorous specimens can only be separated by examination of the genitalia.

Recorded in 29 (42%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2018.
Additional Stats

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Bactra furfurana (female), Dersingham, 2002. leg. K. Charters (gen. det. J. Clifton)
Bactra furfurana (female) Winterton 2012. leg. D. Appleton., Slide 1568 (gen. det. J. Clifton)
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
27/08/2018227TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
15/08/2018128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
15/08/2018127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
07/08/2018127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
03/08/2018128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
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Wingspan: 13-19 mm
Season: June - July. (Aug)
Foodplant:   Commmon Club-rush, Compact Rush.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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