Gelechiidae : Gelechiinae
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Similar Norfolk Species
Carpatolechia alburnella
Suffused Groundling
Carpatolechia proximella
770 Black-speckled Groundling
(Hübner, 1796)35.151
Norfolk status
Widespread and common.
Variable in appearance.
Woodland, heathland and other habitats where the foodplant occurs.

Recorded in 26 (38%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2014.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
11/07/2014127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
12/06/2014127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
23/05/20141927TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
18/05/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
18/05/2014127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
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Wingspan: 13-16mm.
Season: May - June
Foodplant:   Birch, Alder
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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