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Mompha langiella
Clouded Mompha (Hübner, 1796)
880 / 40.011
Photo © Oliver Richings,  28/05/2021 - Thetford Forest, Mundford

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 9-10.5mm
Flight: August-April apparently hibernating in thatch
Foodplant:   enchanter's-nightshade, various willowherbs
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Recent records from Sutton Fen, Hickling, Buckenham Carrs and Buxton Heath

Leaf-mine: June - July

Recorded in 18 (24%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
17/07/2021+27TM28 - Harleston
28/05/2021128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
22/07/2019127TG12 - Aylsham
24/06/2017+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
28/04/2017527TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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