Crambidae : Crambinae
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Catoptria pinella
1313 Pearl Grass-veneer
(Linnaeus, 1758)63.099
Norfolk status
Grassland, heathland, woodland, gardens, fens.
Fairly common especially on heathland.

Recorded in 57 (83%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2014.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
07/08/2014127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
06/08/2014227TG51 - Winterton/Caister
05/08/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
04/08/2014127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
01/08/2014328TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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Wingspan: 18-24 mm.
Season: July and August
Foodplant:   Grasses.
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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