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Ancylis badiana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Common Roller
49.2140 (B&F: 1126)

Synonym(s):
Ancylis lundana (Fabricius, [1777])


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Tortricoidea
    »Family: Tortricidae
      »Subfamily: Olethreutinae
        »Tribe: Enarmoniini

Common

A widespread resident although scarce in the far west. The moth usually occurs singly or sparingly at mv light in both vice-counties, although it is sometimes fairly common to common in a few places. It is double-brooded, flying mainly from late April to the third week of June, and again from the second week of July to late August, sometimes to mid September. The larvae feed on bird's-foot trefoil and various species of vetch including meadow vetchling. (Pratt, 2011).

Ancylis badiana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Riverside, 20 v 2016
Photo: Bob Foreman
Ancylis badiana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Lindfield, 04 viii 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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