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Cnephasia asseclana
Flax Tortrix
Approx Length (c. 11mm) Wingspan (18-22mm)
      
      
      
      
    
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Cnephasia communana
May Shade

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)1018 / 49.055

Uncommon local resident.

Polyphagous on herbaceous plants, early stages undescribed.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 5 (4%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1981.
Last Recorded in 2016.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: 18-22mm
Flight: May - July.
Foodplant:   Various herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
19/05/20161VC37 - WorcestershireSO94
24/05/20131VC37 - WorcestershireSP04
31/07/20121VC37 - WorcestershireSO66
04/07/20121VC37 - WorcestershireSO66
24/05/20111VC37 - WorcestershireSP04
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