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Acleris cristana
Tufted Button ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
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Photo © Keith Kerr,  12/02/2019 - Litcham (garden)

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Sallow Button
Acleris hastiana
Wingspan: 18-22 mm.
Flight: Aug - Nov, then again from March-May after hibernation.
Foodplant:   Blackthorn and Hawthorn.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Scarce species with distinctive variation in appearance.
Large coarse scale tuft situated towards the end of the discal cell on forewing peculiar to this species.

Recorded in 42 (61%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/09/2019128TF82 - Sculthorpe/Raynham
24/09/2019128TF82 - Sculthorpe/Raynham
27/08/2019227TG13 - Baconsthorpe
27/08/2019127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
26/08/2019127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
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