Momphidae
ABH BF
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Similar Norfolk Species
Mompha ochraceella
Buff Cosmet
 
Mompha epilobiella
893 Common Cosmet
([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)40.010
Norfolk status
Local.
Adult hibernates and can be found throughout the year.
Found where foodplant occurs in damp and dry habitats.

Recorded in 30 (43%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2014.

 

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
30/10/2014127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
10/10/2014127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
04/09/2014127TG20 - Norwich
04/09/2014+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
04/08/2014127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
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Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2014
Wingspan: 10-13mm
Season: All year. (hibernates)
Foodplant:   Great Willowherb, Broad-leaved Willowherb, Marsh Willowherb
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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