Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Similar Upper Thames Species
Celypha lacunana
Approx Length (c. 8mm) Wingspan (12-16mm.)
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Celypha cespitana

(Hübner, 1817)49.164

Thinly spread and uncommon across our region, mainly on calcareous grassland or waste ground. Can be confused with other similar Celypha species.

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Recorded in 13 (17%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1939.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   thymes, sea-lavenders, Thrift, clovers.
GB Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
10/08/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSP50
02/07/20211VC23 - OxfordshireSP51
17/07/20201VC22 - BerkshireSU88
25/06/202010VC23 - OxfordshireSU79
09/07/20191VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP80
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