Tortricidae : Tortricinae
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Syndemis musculana
Dark-barred Tortrix
Approx Length (c. 10mm) Wingspan (male 15-20 mm, female 19-23 mm)
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Choristoneura diversana
Forest Tortrix

(Hübner, [1817])982 / 49.017

Rare resident.

Polyphagous on deciduous trees and shrubs, herbaceous plants, with larva feeding from August to May in spun leaves.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 4 (3%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1877.
Last Recorded in 2012.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: male 15-20 mm, female 19-23 mm
Flight: June/July
Foodplant:   Polyphagous
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce A
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
07/07/20123VC37 - WorcestershireSP05
1897+VC40 - ShropshireSJ41
1892+VC36 - HerefordshireSO64
1887+VC36 - HerefordshireSO64
17/07/1882+VC37 - WorcestershireSO85
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