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Anania coronata
Elder Pearl (Hufnagel, 1767)
Crambidae: Pyraustinae
1378 / 63.018
Photo © Lynnette Nicholson,  07/07/2017 - Paston

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Similar Norfolk Species
Woundwort Pearl
Anania stachydalis
Wingspan: 22-26 mm.
Flight: June to July.
Foodplant:   Elder.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Gardens, woodland, heathland, fens and grassland.

Fairly common and widespread. Look out for the very similar A. stachydalis.

Recorded in 65 (88%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/09/2021127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
02/09/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
01/09/2021127TG20 - Norwich
29/08/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
21/08/2021128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
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