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Mompha conturbatella
Large Dark Mompha (Hübner, 1819)
Momphidae
885 / 40.001
Photo © Neil Lawton,  24/06/2019 - Scolt Head Island

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 14-18mm
Flight: May - September.
Foodplant:   Rosebay Willowherb, Broad-leaved Willowherb
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Rare.
Waste ground, woodland and marshy areas, woodland clearings, heathland and roadside verges.
Larvae spins together terminal leaves of the foodplant.

VC27,28 records [MBGBI vol4.1 p242]

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 6 (8%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1983.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/06/2020128TF83 - N.Creake/Syderstone
22/06/2020128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
20/06/2020128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
24/06/2019328TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
23/06/2019128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
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