Crambidae : Crambinae
ABH BF
Photo © Steve Joyner,  July 2008

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Agriphila inquinatella
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Pediasia contaminella
Waste Grass-veneer

(Hübner, 1796)63.109/1323
Norfolk status
Heathland and dry grassy habitats.
Mostly coastal records.

Recorded in 20 (29%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1884.
Last Recorded in 2015.

 

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
06/07/2015127TG14 - Sheringham
04/07/2015227TG14 - Sheringham
02/07/2015127TG14 - Sheringham
30/06/2015127TG14 - Sheringham
06/08/2014327TG14 - Sheringham
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Wingspan: 20-30 mm.
Season: July and August (Sept)
Foodplant:   Grasses inc Sheep's Fescue.
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
 Immature Adult
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