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Adaina microdactyla
Hemp-agrimony Plume (Hübner, 1813)
Pterophoridae: Pterophorinae
1517 / 45.043
Photo © Francis Farrow,  23/07/2015 - Beeston Common

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Wingspan: 13-17mm.
Season: Two Generations. May-July. July - Sept.
Foodplant:   Hemp agrimony.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Smallest of the British 'Plume' moths.

Larvae feed on stem of Hemp agrimony, sometimes causing a slight gall, very easy to spot.

Recorded in 42 (61%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/08/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
11/08/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
08/08/2019127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
04/08/2019527TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
03/08/2019127TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
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