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Pammene obscurana (Stephens, 1834)

Obscure Birch Piercer
49.3660 (B&F: 1225)


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

Nationally Scarce A

A very scarce resident with only five sightings since 1905. It is a proposed Red Data Book Class 3 species. It has been both netted and attracted to mv light. (Pratt, 2011).

Pammene obscurana (Stephens, 1834)
Crowborough, 31 v 2019
Photo: Bill Welch

Distribution at 1km scale

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No larval records

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