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Cnephasia genitalana
Dover Shade Pierce and Metcalfe, 1915
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
1023 / 49.054
Photo © Dave Appleton,  18/07/2016 - North Elmham - male (gen det)

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: c.15-22 mm.
Flight: Mostly July to Sept.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants. Ragwort, Buttercup.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
Norfolk Status
A pale washed out species easily confused with Cnephasia pasiuana and usually flies from July into early September. Examination of the genitalia is required to confirm any records.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 35 (51%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2000.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
12/08/2020127TG20 - Norwich
10/08/2020128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
07/08/2020128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
05/08/2020128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
29/07/2020528TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
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