Main: (Tortricidae / Olethreutinae)
49.227 [B&F: 1173] Gibberifera simplana (Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1836)

 

Notes: Extinct in the British Isles, formerly in woodland in parts of Essex, Kent and East Sussex. Unlikely to be recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 12-14 mm. A distinctive species, readily recognised by its characteristic forewing pattern [Bradley]. Larva feeds on Aspen, living within a spun or rolled leaf, over-wintering as a pupa.

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