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Anania coronata
Elder Pearl (Hufnagel, 1767)
Crambidae: Pyraustinae
1378 / 63.018
Photo © Stephen Youngs,  06/07/2021 - Hethersett

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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 66 (89%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2022.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
13/08/2022227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
12/08/2022128TF70 - Beachamwell/Oxborough
11/08/2022327TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
09/08/2022128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
07/08/2022127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
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