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Eudonia pallida
Marsh Grey (Curtis, 1827)
Crambidae: Scopariinae
1336 / 63.075
Photo © Dave Jones,  29/06/2015 - Stoke Holy Cross

Similar Norfolk Species
Large Grey
Scoparia subfusca
Wingspan: 17-19mm
Flight: May - Oct (two gens)
Foodplant:   Mosses or lichens.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Palest of the British Scopariinae and quite distinctive.
Scattered records from wetland sites, also fens, grassland, heathland and scrub.
Literature states this is single-brooded, although Norfolk records suggest multiple broods from May to October.

Recorded in 57 (83%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1884.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
28/09/2019128TM09 - Attleborough
25/09/2019127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
25/09/2019127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
22/09/2019228TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
21/09/2019328TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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