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Scythropia crataegella
Hawthorn Moth

(Linnaeus, 1767)25.001/450
Norfolk status
Woodland, scrub, gardens, heathland and grassland.
After initially mining the leaves, larvae feed communally in a silken web spun on hawthorn.

Recorded in 22 (32%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2016.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/06/2016227TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
10/07/2015128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
02/07/2015127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
02/07/2015127TG20 - Norwich
01/07/2015127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
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Wingspan: 11-15mm
Season: June - July.
Foodplant:   Hawthorn, Blackthorn.
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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