Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1119 (ABH49.207) Ancylis geminana, (Donovan, 1806)


Ross of Mull
Ross of Mull
 Photo © Brian Stone
Ross of Mull
 Photo © Brian Stone

General Information

This species is similar to A. uncella in forewing pattern but is smaller and the pre-tornal marking is weaker or absent.

Wingspan: c. 12-18mm.
Flying: One generation, May-August
National status: Local


Damp woodland, bogs, fens and wet heathland.

Regional Information

Recorded in 5 (1.9%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in June 2002

Recorded date range (Adult): 06 June to 25 June

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