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Epiphyas postvittana
Light Brown Apple Moth (Walker, 1863)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
998 / 49.039
Photo © Keith Balmer,  25/04/2024 - Bedford

Similar Bedfordshire Species: None
Wingspan: m16-21mm, f17-25mm
Flight: Overlapping Mar - Nov.
Foodplant:   Various herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1

Recorded in 16 (73%) of 22 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1994.
Last Recorded in 2023.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/11/2023130TL05 - Bedford (North), Thurleigh
19/10/2023230TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
09/10/2023130TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
08/10/2023130TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
07/10/2023230TL03 - Ampthill, Flitwick, Silsoe
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