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Acrocercops brongniardella
Brown Oak Slender (Fabricius, 1798)
Gracillariidae: Gracillariinae
313 / 15.019
Photo © Rob Lee,  MV Trap, Cromer

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 8-10mm
Flight: July - May (hibernates)
Foodplant:   Oak
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1  Mine: A
Norfolk Status
Open woodland.
Very local species, occuring mainly in southern England.

Leaf-mine: May - June
gallery leading to a large, papery blotch.

Recorded in 25 (36%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
27/10/2019+28TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
05/10/2019+28TF83 - N.Creake/Syderstone
14/09/2019+27TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
08/09/2019+27TG12 - Aylsham
31/08/2019+27TG14 - Sheringham
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