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Thisanotia chrysonuchella
Powdered Grass-veneer (Scopoli, 1763)
Crambidae: Crambinae
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Photo © Stephen Youngs,  28/05/2017 - Peddars Way

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: c. 25 mm.
Flight: May and June
Foodplant:   Grasses.
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Grassland species, occurring in dry, sandy or calcareous soils.
Scattered records restricted mainly to the Brecks.

Recorded in 20 (29%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1884.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
26/05/2020128TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
24/05/2020128TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
21/05/2020228TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
21/05/2020+28TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
21/05/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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