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Grapholita janthinana
Pale-bordered Piercer (Duponchel, 1835)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1245 / 49.359
Photo © Dave Appleton,  16/07/2016 - Brancaster (Gypsy Lane)

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Grapholita molesta
Wingspan: 9-11 mm.
Season: July and early August
Foodplant:   Hawthorn berries.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Flies during the afternoon and early evening.
Lanes and hedgerows wherever hawthorn is left uncut and wooded areas and hillsides where it is established.

Recorded in 28 (41%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/09/2019128TF93 - Fakenham/Walsingham
07/08/2019127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
05/08/2019127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
26/07/2019128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
24/07/2019+28TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
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