Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1110 (ABH49.195) Bactra furfurana, (Haworth, 1811)

KR04656

Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths
Earith
Earith
 Photo © David Griffiths


General Information

The dark basal patch and the comparatively well-developed median fascia distinguish this species from B. lancealana.


Wingspan: 13-19 mm
Foodplant(s): Common Club-rush (Schoenoplectus lacustris), Compact Rush (Juncus conglomeratus)
Flying: One generation, June-July
National status: Local

Habitat

Marshes, bogs, banks of streams and canals and margins of lakes and ponds.

Regional Information

Recorded in 26 (9.6%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in September 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 20 May to 25 September

Similar Species
 Photo © Barry Dickerson

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