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Pammene germmana
Black Piercer (Hübner, 1799)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1237 / 49.377
Photo © Dave Appleton,  06/06/2015 - Cranwich Heath - female

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 10-14 mm.
Flight: May and June
Foodplant:   Plum.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Open woodland and hedgerows.

Historic maps show VC27 and VC28 distribution. No further info.

Recorded at West Harling Heath in 1992 (P. Cardy) and at Cranwich Heath in 2015 (D. Appleton) First modern-day record from VC27 at Crostwight Common in 2017 (M. A'Court)

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 3 (4%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1992.
Last Recorded in 2017.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
15/05/2017127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
06/06/2015128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
May 1992128TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
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