Gelechiidae : Anacampsinae
Photo © Jim Wheeler,  Boughton Fen 07/07/10 (gen. det. J. Clifton)

Similar Norfolk Species
Anacampsis blattariella
Birch Sober
Anacampsis populella
853 Poplar Sober
(Clerck, 1759)35.011
Norfolk status
Widely distributed throughout Norfolk.
Much commoner than the next species, the very similar Anacampsis blattariella.

Note different foodplant.

Only reliably told apart by examination of the genitalia.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 25 (36%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2014.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
07/07/2014127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
31/07/2013127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
24/06/2013127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
07/08/2012128TM09 - Attleborough
08/06/2012+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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Wingspan: 14-19mm
Season: July-August
Foodplant:   poplar, aspen and willow
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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