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Acleris forsskaleana (Linnaeus, 1758)

(Maple Button)
49.0620 (B&F: 1036)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Tortricoidea
  »Family: Tortricidae
   »Subfamily: Tortricinae
    »Tribe: Tortricini

Status and ecology:

National Status: Common

Resident. Occurs sparingly at light, but is sometimes common in a wide range of habitats in both vice-counties. Generally single-brooded, flying mainly from mid June to late August. A partial second emergence has been recorded in recent decades, appearing from the second week in October until the months end. Larvae feed on maple and sycamore. (Pratt, 2011).

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Pagham Harbour, vii 2007 Photo: Ivan Lang

Acleris forsskaleana (Linnaeus, 1758)

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