Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Photo © Dave Grundy,  attracted to moth traps, the Burren, Ireland, on 11-06-15

Similar West Midlands Species
Ancylis uncella
Bridge Roller
Ancylis diminutana
Small Festooned Roller

Approx Length (c. 9mm) Wingspan (c. 12-18mm)
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Ancylis geminana
Festooned Roller

(Donovan, 1806)1119 / 49.207

Rare resident, no recent records, possibly extinct.

Salix spp. with larva feeding from July to September in a leaf spun into a pod and overwintering in situ or in leaf litter.

Recorded in 8 (6%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1852.
Last Recorded in 2016.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: c. 12-18mm
Flight: May - August
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
23/05/20161VC40 - ShropshireSJ43
11/06/20151VC36 - HerefordshireSO53
24/06/20122VC40 - ShropshireSJ43
15/09/1981+VC40 - ShropshireSJ43 -
01/07/1976+VC36 - HerefordshireSO51
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