Glyphipterigidae : Acrolepiinae
ABH BF
Photo © Dave Appleton,  03/08/2015 - North Elmham

Similar Norfolk Species
Acrolepiopsis assectella
Leek Moth
 
Acrolepia autumnitella
Bittersweet Smudge

Curtis, 183819.014/476
Norfolk status
Rare.
Local where foodplant is found.

Leaf-mine: Large whitish or translucent blotches in leaves.

Recorded in 21 (30%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2016.

Acrolepiopsis betulella  |  Argyresthia laevigatella >

Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/02/2016127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
26/09/2015+27TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
03/08/2015128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
02/04/2015128TF64 - Hunstanton
18/10/2014+27TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
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Wingspan: 11-13mm
Season: Two Generations. July. Oct - April
Foodplant:   Bittersweet, Deadly Nightshade
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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