Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Rhopobota stagnana

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)49.221

A Nationally Scarce species with a very patchy distribution across the British Isles. In our region it is found very locally across calcareous grassland sites, mainly in the Chilterns. Sexually dimorphic, the longer-winged male often darker and very poorly marked when compared to the smaller female.

Recorded in 13 (17%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1925.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Scabiouses.
GB Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
03/08/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU57
01/08/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU57
31/07/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU57
17/07/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU48
03/06/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSU79
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