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Pammene regiana
Regal Piercer (Zeller, 1849)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
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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 42 (61%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
16/06/2021128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
16/06/2021428TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
16/06/2021227TG21 - N.Norwich/Spixworth
14/06/2021127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
08/06/2021127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
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