A serious pest of peach in many countries, molesta is sometimes imported with fruit into the British Isles.
New Norfolk record 2004, bred by Andy Beaumont from a peach.
Historic maps show VC28 distribution. No further info.
Verification Grade Comment: Adventive
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Recorded in 2 (3%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2004.
Last Recorded in 2014.