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Nemapogon cloacella
Cork Moth (Haworth, 1828)
Tineidae: Nemapogoninae
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Photo © Rob Lee,  MV Trap, Cromer, 19/7/10

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Wingspan: 10-18mm
Flight: May - Sept.
Foodplant:   bracket fungus and stored vegetable products
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Widespread woodland species.
Adults fly in morning sunshine and in late afternoon or dusk.
The larvae feed mainly on stored vegetable products and types of bracket fungus, especially common on Piptoporus betulinus.

Recorded in 50 (72%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/05/2020128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
21/05/2020128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
21/05/2020128TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
21/05/2020127TG20 - Norwich
15/05/2020128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
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