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Depressaria douglasella
Carrot Flat-body Stainton, 1849
Depressariidae: Depressariinae
677 / 32.044
Photo © Peter Buchner - Lepiforum

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Wingspan: 17-12mm
Flight: July - September
Foodplant:   Wild carrot, Parsnip
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Scarce.
Seldom seen at the adult stage.
Grassland and rough disturbed ground especially on the coast.

Very few Norfolk records - Dereham in 1997 (A.M. Emmet) Brecks in 2015/16

[MBGBI vol4.1 p132]

Recorded in 6 (8%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1997.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/08/2021428TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hockham
22/08/2021128TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
22/08/2021328TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hockham
08/09/2020128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hockham
30/08/2020128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
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