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Telechrysis tripuncta
Treble-spot Flat-body (Haworth, 1828)
Depressariidae: Depressariinae
646 / 32.050
Photo © Matthew Casey,  23/05/2014 - costessey

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 11-14mm
Flight: May - June
Foodplant:   Dead wood.
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Scarce.
Woodlands and hedgerows.
Distinctive moth with yellowish head and white-tipped antennae.

First post Victorian records at Blickling in 1995 (D. Hipperson) Sheringham (NMS, 2000) Shotesham (Musgrove, 2008) Holme (Tilley, 2010) Bawdeswell (Appleton, 2012) plus a handful of more recent records.

Recorded in 16 (23%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/05/2020127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
21/06/2019128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
20/06/2019128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
14/06/2019127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
09/06/2019+28TF93 - Fakenham/Walsingham
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