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Acleris rufana

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)49.089

A Nationally Scarce species, found more frequently further north in England and in Scotland. Associated mainly with wet heathland and moorland so an unlikely resident in our region, but there are some records from the southern UK and they include one very old one from the Thames flood-plain just north of Reading.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1939.
Last Recorded in 1939.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Bog Myrtle (Sweet Gale)
GB Status: Nationally Scarce A
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
1939+VC23 - OxfordshireSU67
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