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Cydia pomonella
Codling Moth (Linnaeus, 1758)
Tortricidae: Olethreutinae
1261 / 49.338
Photo © Lynnette Nicholson,  07/07/2017 - Paston

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Cydia splendana
Wingspan: 14-22mm.
Flight: Two Gens. July - Aug. Sep.
Foodplant:   Apple, Quince, Pear and other fruit.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Very Common.

Orchards and gardens but also woodland. Often considered a pest species.

Recorded in 62 (84%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/09/2021127TG21 - N.Norwich/Spixworth
07/09/2021127TG20 - Norwich
07/09/2021127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
06/09/2021128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
06/09/2021127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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