Tortricidae : Tortricinae
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Photo © Stephen Youngs,  22/06/2014 - Langmere, East Wretham Heath NWT

Immature stages

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Archips crataegana
Brown Oak Tortrix
Archips podana
Large Fruit-tree Tortrix
Approx Length (c. 10.5mm) Wingspan (male 15-21mm, female 16-23mm.)
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Archips xylosteana
Variegated Golden Tortrix

(Linnaeus, 1758)49.015/980
Norfolk status
Woodlands and gardens.
Only minor variation between sexes.
Female without costal fold and with protruding apex on the forewing.

Recorded in 55 (80%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1986.
Last Recorded in 2018.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
16/10/2018128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
21/07/2018127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
20/07/2018127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
20/07/2018127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
10/07/20181027TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
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Wingspan: male 15-21mm, female 16-23mm.
Season: June - August.
Foodplant:   Deciduous trees.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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