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Adaina microdactyla
Hemp-agrimony Plume (Hübner, 1813)
Pterophoridae: Pterophorinae
1517 / 45.043
Photo © James Emerson,  Ormesby Little Broad 19/07/2018

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Wingspan: 13-17mm.
Flight: 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 44 (64%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/02/2021+27TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
22/10/2020+27TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
26/08/2020127TG14 - Sheringham
06/08/2020127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
05/08/2020128TF71 - Gayton/Narborough
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