Pyralidae : Phycitinae
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Phycitodes maritima
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Scarce Clouded Knot-horn
Phycitodes saxicola
Small Clouded Knot-horn

(Vaughan, 1870)62.059/1484
Norfolk status
Coastal habitats.
Generally the smallest of the Phycitodes.
Only known from Winterton & Caister & Holme.

Recorded in 5 (7%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1991.
Last Recorded in 2001.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/08/2001127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
16/07/1999+27TG51 - Winterton/Caister
22/08/1995128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
20/07/1995128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
1995+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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Wingspan: c. 17mm.
Season: June and August.
Foodplant:   Ragwort, Chamomile etc.
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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