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Pammene regiana
Regal Piercer (Zeller, 1849)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
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Photo © Stephen Youngs,  30/05/2018 - Ashwellthorpe Wood NWT

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 13-16 mm.
Flight: May to July
Foodplant:   Sycamore.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Woodland, hedgerows, parkland and gardens.
Likes to make its cocoon behind flaked bark of old Sycamore trees.

Recorded in 45 (61%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
23/07/2021128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
20/07/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
19/07/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
18/07/2021127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
18/07/2021227TM39 - Loddon/Ditchingham
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