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Scythris subcinctella
Copper Owlet (Bruand, [1851])
914 / 43.005
Photo © Peter Buchner - Lepiforum

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 9-11.5mm
Season: June - July.
Foodplant:   Common Rock-rose
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
Norfolk Status

Active in sunshine.
Chalk and limestone downland.

Unknown VC27,28 records [MBGBI vol4.1 p286]

Note recent 2019 name change from Scythris crassiuscula (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855) to Scythris subcinctella (Bruand, [1851])

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

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