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Photo © Patrick Clement,  Ex pupa in spun leaves of Ulmus procera, Clent, Worcestershire 7th June 2020. Adult emerged 10th June 2020.

Similar West Midlands Species
Acleris logiana
Grey Birch Button
Approx Length (c. 9mm) Wingspan (15-18mm)
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Acleris kochiella
Elm Button

(Goeze, 1783)1050 / 49.085
=Acleris boscana

Fairly common resident amongst elm in hedgerows and scrub.

Ulmus spp. with larva feeding in May/June and in August/September, spinning two leaves together.

Recorded in 31 (22%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1887.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: 15-18mm
Flight: Two generations, June / July and September - April (overwintering)
Foodplant:   Elm
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
14/10/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO76 -
16/07/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO55
04/07/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO54
07/06/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO97
03/08/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO52
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