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Rhyacionia pinivorana
Spotted Shoot (Lienig & Zeller, 1846)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
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Wingspan: 15-19mm
Flight: May - July
Foodplant:   Scots Pine
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Widespread and common in Pine woods and scattered pines on heathland throughout the British Isles.

Occasionally it may be seen flying in bright sunshine.

Recorded in 45 (65%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/07/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
16/07/2020127TG14 - Sheringham
27/06/2020127TG24 - Cromer
26/06/2020227TG20 - Norwich
26/06/2020128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
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