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Infurcitinea argentimaculella
Silver-barred Clothes Moth (Stainton, 1849)
Tineidae: Meessiinae
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Photo © Jim Swalwell,  09/03/2021 - East Winch Common

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 8-9mm
Flight: July - August.
Foodplant:   Lichens
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Local, Uncertain.
The adults fly in July and early August in sunshine.

Larval tubes found on lichen - Lepraria incana at Hickling Broad in 2012 (J.R. Langmaid, M. Young 08/06/12)

unspecified VC28 records [MBGBI vol2 p163]

Recorded in 18 (24%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2012.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
17/07/2021+27TM28 - Harleston
12/04/2021+27TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
08/04/2021328TF83 - N.Creake/Syderstone
24/03/2021428TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
13/03/20211228TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
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