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Agriphila inquinatella
Barred Grass-veneer ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Crambidae: Crambinae
1306 / 63.090
Photo © Dave Appleton,  16/07/2013 - Syderstone Common

Similar Norfolk Species
Elbow-stripe Grass-veneer
Agriphila geniculea
Waste Grass-veneer
Pediasia contaminella
Wingspan: 23-29 mm.
Flight: July to September
Foodplant:   Grasses.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Distinctive, but variable. Prefers dryer grassy areas.
Heathland, grassland, woodland, fens and gardens.
Fairly common and widespread especially in the Brecks.

Recorded in 56 (76%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1914.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
07/09/2021128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
05/09/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
05/09/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
04/09/2021228TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
02/09/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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