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Catoptria falsella
Chequered Grass-veneer ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Crambidae: Crambinae
1316 / 63.102
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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 18-22 mm.
Flight: July and August
Foodplant:   Mosses.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Grassland, heathland, woodland, gardens, fens.
Scattered records. Not uncommon.

Recorded in 64 (93%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1884.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/09/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
15/09/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
12/09/2019127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
12/09/2019127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
12/09/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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