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Glyphipterix schoenicolella
Bog-rush Fanner Boyd, 1858
Glyphipterigidae: Glyphipteriginae
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Photo © Francis Farrow,  27/05/2015 - Beeston Common

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Cocksfoot Moth
Glyphipterix simpliciella
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Glyphipterix equitella
Wingspan: 6-9mm
Flight: May - September.
Foodplant:   Black Bog-rush
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce A
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Very similar to previous species.
Formerly most common from Dorset to Cornwall and the fens of East Anglia.

Old VC 27, 28 records [MBGBI vol2]

Recorded in 8 (12%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
20/06/2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
13/08/2018127TG14 - Sheringham
02/08/2018128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
03/06/2018527TG14 - Sheringham
03/06/20181527TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
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