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Celypha doubledayana
Scarce Fen Marble (Barrett, 1872)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1078 / 49.168

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Thyme Marble
Celypha cespitana
Wingspan: 12-14 mm
Flight: July - Aug
Foodplant:   Unknown in the British Isles.
Nat Status: Extinct
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Formerly local and scarce.
Recorded in the British Isles only from Norfolk and Cambridgeshire.
Known from Norfolk on the banks of the River Bure, Horning, Norwich district and Ranworth Fen.

Barrett [VCH 1901] Sericoris doubledayana
"which I had myself the pleasure of discovering in the same fen [Ranworth] in plenty in 1872, which continues commonly there, but of which I have no certain knowledge anywhere else."

Verification Grade Comment: Status uncertain

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1871.
Last Recorded in 1877.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
July 1877+27TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
1874+27TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
1872+27TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
1871+27TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
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