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Glyphipterix fuscoviridella
Plain Fanner (Haworth, 1828)
Glyphipterigidae: Glyphipteriginae
396 / 19.003
Photo © Dave Appleton,  06/06/2015 - Cranwich Heath - male

Similar Norfolk Species
Speckled Fanner
Glyphipterix thrasonella
Wingspan: 10-16mm
Flight: May - June.
Foodplant:   Field Wood-rush.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Scarce, however relatively common in England and Wales.
A relatively plain species with a slight metallic sheen. Occupies dry grassy areas, mostly found in the Brecks.

Recorded in 31 (45%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/06/2019128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
19/06/2019128TF91 - Dereham
31/05/2019128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
31/05/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
30/05/2019+27TG21 - N.Norwich/Spixworth
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