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Nemapogon koenigi
White-speckled Clothes Moth Capuse, 1967
Tineidae: Nemapogoninae
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Photo © Dave Appleton,  03/08/2014 - Bawdeswell

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Similar Norfolk Species
Cork Moth
Nemapogon cloacella
Wingspan: 10-14mm.
Flight: June - July
Foodplant:   Bracket fungi and rotten wood
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status

Scarce species occurring in the south of England northwards to Cumbria.

Much darker than similar species N. cloacella

First Norfolk record nr Fakenham in 2010 (T. Spencer, 25/06/10) Recorded at Bawdeswell, new for VC27 in 2011 (D. Appleton, 16/08/11)
Several recent records.

Note recent name change from Nemapogon wolffiella

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 14 (20%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2010.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
26/06/2020128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
03/06/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
02/06/2020127TG20 - Norwich
30/05/2020127TG20 - Norwich
23/05/2020228TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
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