Pyralidae : Phycitinae
Photo © Dave Appleton,  11/07/2015 - Winterton North Dunes

Similar Norfolk Species
Rhodophaea formosa
Beautiful Knot-horn
Sciota adelphella
Willow Knot-horn

(Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1836)62.017/1447a
Norfolk status
Rare migrant, and relative newcomer to the UK.
Possibly now resident in E Sussex, Kent and Suffolk.

First Norfolk record at Eccles-on-sea, 2003 (N. Bowman, 30/06/03) New to VC28 at Great Ellingham in 2012 (C. Knott, 10/08/12).

Recorded in 2 (3%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2003.
Last Recorded in 2015.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
11/07/2015127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
10/08/2012128TM09 - Attleborough
30/06/2003127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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Wingspan: 20-24mm
Season: late May - mid Aug
Foodplant:   White Willow
Nat Status: Migrant
 Immature Adult
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