Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1121 (ABH49.206) Ancylis upupana, (Treitschke, 1835)



General Information

Birch woodland. Dark chestnut-brown, with an orange suffusion around the apex of the forewing.

Wingspan: 12-18mm.
Foodplant(s): birches (Betula spp.), elms (Ulmus spp.)
Flying: One generation, May-June
National status: Nationally Scarce B

Regional Information

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

Last recorded in May 2020

Recorded date range (Adult): 09 May to 16 July

Nationally Scarce B