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Crambus silvella
Wood Grass-veneer (Hübner, 1813)
Crambidae: Crambinae
1296 / 63.082
Photo © Chris Mills,  03/07/2019 - Buxton Heath

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Wingspan: c. 24mm.
Flight: July and August
Foodplant:   Sedges.
Nat Status: pRDB3
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Diagnostic broad and rounded longitudinal white streak, with an elongate oval whitish blotch beyond.

Records from Buxton Heath in 1996 & 2011
and nr Bacton in 2003.

C. Barrett [VCH 1901] "- sylvellus, Hb. (adipellus, Tr.). Not scarce in the fens"

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 4 (6%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1876.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/08/2020627TG12 - Aylsham
11/08/2020127TG12 - Aylsham
03/08/2020127TG12 - Aylsham
30/07/2020327TG12 - Aylsham
24/07/20201027TG12 - Aylsham
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