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Epagoge grotiana
Brown-barred Tortrix

(Fabricius, 1781)1006 / 49.005

Fairly common resident in woodland and scrub.

Quercus spp., Crataegus spp., Sorbus aucuparia, Rubus spp., with larva feeding in spun leaves from August to May.

Recorded in 66 (47%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1877.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: c. 15 mm.
Flight: May to July
Foodplant:   Oak and Hawthorn
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
14/08/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO55
11/08/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO66
09/08/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO47
07/08/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO51
02/08/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSP06
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