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National Status: Local

Local Status: Rare and very local resident.

Local Record: Grade 4   See here for explanation

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Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded188418831883
Year last recorded188418831965
Number of records112
Number of individuals000
Unique positions112
Unique locations112
Adult records001
Immature records000

For the county, we have a total of 4 records from 4 sites. First recorded in 1883.


1047 Acleris schalleriana 02 larva on Viburnum
© Dave Shenton
1047 Acleris schalleriana 01 larval feeding on Viburnum
© Dave Shenton

Species Account

Similar species: 1038 Acleris laterana and 1039 Strawberry Tortrix Acleris comariana.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Very thinly recorded in all five vice-counties, most records date from the end of the nineteenth century but there are recent ones from vice-counties 61 and 64.

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