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Pammene splendidulana
Drab Oak Piercer (Guenée, 1845)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1223 / 49.360
Photo © Stephen Youngs,  19/04/2015 - Thompson Water/ Peddars Way

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 10-12mm
Flight: April - June
Foodplant:   Oak.
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Uncertain.
Oak woods and mixed woodland and commons where oak is plentiful.

Found at rest on a post at Thompson Common in April 2015 (S. Youngs), the second modern-day record, and first VC28 record since 1874.

Recorded in 4 (5%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2015.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
19/04/2015128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hockham
May 1994+27TM07 - Roydon/Blo Norton
1874+28TF60 - Downham/Fincham
1874+28TF61 - S.Lynn/Tottenhill
1874+28TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hockham
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