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Agriphila geniculea
Elbow-stripe Grass-veneer (Haworth, 1811)
Crambidae: Crambinae
1309 / 63.095
Photo © Ian Davis,  Acle 19/08/2020

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Similar Norfolk Species
Barred Grass-veneer
Agriphila inquinatella
Waste Grass-veneer
Pediasia contaminella
Wingspan: 20-26mm
Flight: Aug - Sept.
Foodplant:   Grasses.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Grassland, heathland, woodland, gardens, fens.
cross-lines distinguish this moth from others.
Common and widespread.

Recorded in 64 (93%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1884.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/09/2020327TG01 - Lyng/N.Tuddenham
15/09/2020127TG01 - Lyng/N.Tuddenham
15/09/2020227TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
15/09/2020827TG51 - Winterton/Caister
15/09/2020127TM18 - Diss
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