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Euspilapteryx auroguttella
Gold-dot Slender (Stephens, 1835)
Gracillariidae: Gracillariinae
297 / 15.016
Photo © Keith Kerr,  09/06/2019 - Litcham Heath

Similar Norfolk Species
Little Slender
Calybites phasianipennella
Wingspan: 9-10mm
Flight: Two Generations. May and Aug.
Foodplant:   Perforate St John's Wort, Slender St John''s Wort
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1  Mine: A
Norfolk Status
Characteristic orange or yellow markings against a metallic grey ground colour.

Leaf-mine: June; September-October
Very twisted gallery, later forms a contorted cone.

Recorded in 29 (42%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/08/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
31/07/2020128TF91 - Dereham
17/07/2020+27TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
16/07/2020128TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
23/06/2020127TG14 - Sheringham
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