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Summary Data

Season (Adult / Immature):

National Status: Common

Local Status: Uncommon and local resident.

Local Record: Grade 2   See here for explanation

Flight time: Jun-Jul.

Forewing: 9-12mm.

Foodplant: Deciduous trees.

Regional breakdown:

Year first recorded19041883188319902001
Year last recorded20142014201420142013
Number of records209017266
Number of individuals11175194919
Unique positions123314102
Unique locations123314102
Adult records188913266
Immature records00100

For the county, we have a total of 159 records from 71 sites. First recorded in 1883.


49.023 Pandemis cinnamomeana 01
© John William Cooper

Species Account

Similar species: 0972 Dark Fruit-tree Tortrix Pandemis heparana.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Quite widespread and recorded from all five vice-counties but numbers vary considerably across the County. It is most numerous in the north, being common to abundant in vice-counties 62 an 65, less frequent elsewhere.

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