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Mompha raschkiella
Little Mompha (Zeller, 1839)
Momphidae
883 / 40.015
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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 7-11mm
Flight: Two overlapping generations May - Oct.
Foodplant:   Rosebay Willowherb.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Widespread.
Waste ground, woodland clearings, heathland and roadside verges.
Larvae mine the leaves of foodplant.

Recorded in 44 (59%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1957.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
07/09/2021127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
06/09/2021128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
27/08/2021127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
21/08/2021427TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
20/08/2021227TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
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