Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Photo © Patrick Clement,  To light, Slade Wood, 1st July 2023.

Approx Length (c. 10mm) Wingspan (14-20 mm)
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Eudemis profundana

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)1113 / 49.144

Fairly common resident in oak woodland and parkland.

Quercus spp. with larva feeding in June in a rolled leaf.

Quite a variable species, comes to light and adults can be found at rest on tree trunks in the day.

Recorded in 74 (53%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1867.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: 14-20 mm
Flight: July / August
Foodplant:   Oak
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
01/09/20221VC37 - WorcestershireSO96
14/08/20221VC37 - WorcestershireSO98
12/08/20221VC37 - WorcestershireSP06
12/08/20221VC40 - ShropshireSO79
10/08/20222VC40 - ShropshireSJ51
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