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Teleiodes luculella
Crescent Groundling (Hübner, 1813)
Gelechiidae: Gelechiinae
774 / 35.143
Photo © Kevin Leighton,  19/06/2013 - Stow Bardolph

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 10-12mm.
Flight: May - July.
Foodplant:   Deciduous Oak.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Widespead.
Fairly common in oak woodland.
Rests on tree trunks by day. comes to light.

[MBGBI vol4.2 p134]

Recorded in 40 (58%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
09/08/2020127TG20 - Norwich
07/08/2020127TG20 - Norwich
07/08/2020127TG21 - N.Norwich/Spixworth
07/08/2020127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
07/08/2020127TM18 - Diss
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