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Grapholita jungiella
Vetch Piercer (Clerck, 1759)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1251 / 49.354
Photo © Stephen Youngs,  22/05/2016 - Horsey Gap

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Wingspan: 10-13 mm.
Flight: April - May
Foodplant:   bitter vetch and bush vetch.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Spring species.
Woods, thickets and rough ground.

Recorded in 31 (42%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1884.
Last Recorded in 2022.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
03/05/2022+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
03/05/2022+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
02/05/2022127TG14 - Sheringham
01/05/2022127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
01/05/2022127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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