Tortricidae: Tortricinae

1046 (ABH49.079) Acleris shepherdana, (Stephens, 1852)



General Information
Wingspan: 13-16mm
Foodplant(s): Meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria)
Flying: One generation, July-August
National status: Nationally Scarce B


Fens and marshy places.

Regional Information

Recorded in 12 (4.4%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in September 2018

Recorded date range (Adult): 06 May to 27 September

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 Photo © Barry Dickerson
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Nationally Scarce B