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Exaeretia allisella
Mugwort Flat-body Stainton, 1849
Depressariidae: Depressariinae
687 / 32.006
Photo © Rachel Terry,  North Creake 01/08/2015 - A. Culshaw

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 20-23mm
Flight: July - Aug.
Foodplant:   Mugwort
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce A
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Very few records including Burgh Common in 1993 and North Creake in 2015 (A. Culshaw, det. R. Terry)

Open habitats in grassland, waste ground and coastal sites mainly in central and northern England and Wales, to southern Scotland.

[MBGBI vol4.1 p143]

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 7 (10%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
31/07/2020128TF73 - Docking/Bircham
01/08/2016128TF73 - Docking/Bircham
01/08/2015128TF83 - N.Creake/Syderstone
14/08/1993128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
August 1993127TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
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