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Grapholita janthinana
Pale-bordered Piercer (Duponchel, 1835)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1245 / 49.359
Photo © Dave Appleton,  18/07/2014 - Bawdeswell

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Grapholita molesta
Wingspan: 9-11 mm.
Flight: July and early August
Foodplant:   Hawthorn berries.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Widespread.
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 35 (47%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/09/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
18/08/2021127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
11/08/2021127TG14 - Sheringham
10/08/2021227TG20 - Norwich
04/08/2021128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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