Tortricidae: Olethreutinae

1129 (ABH49.212) Ancylis apicella, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)



General Information

This species is characterised by the acutely angled median fascia of the forewing.

Wingspan: 12-17 mm.
Foodplant(s): Purging Buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartica)
Flying: Two generations, May-June and July-August
National status: Nationally Scarce B


Woodland, fens and marshy areas.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Huntingdonshire.

Nationally Scarce B