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Gynnidomorpha permixtana
Coast Conch ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
928 / 49.107
Photo © Dave Appleton,  26/08/2017 - Surlingham - Brickyard Fen - New for Norfolk (Gen. Det. Male)

Similar Norfolk Species
Fen Conch
Gynnidomorpha minimana
Small Saltern Conch
Gynnidomorpha vectisana
Wingspan: 11-13mm
Flight: May - June. Late July - August
Foodplant:   Water-plantain, Lousewort, Flowering Rush
Nat Status: pRDB1
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status

Endangered (proposed as a future Red Data Book species) frequenting rough, damp ground where vegetation is sparse in parts of southern England, Wales, Scotland and western Ireland.

New for Norfolk in 2017 when a male was trapped at the NMS event at Brickyard Fen, Surlingham. (G. Barlow, 26/08/17, Gen. Det. D. Appleton)

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2017.
Last Recorded in 2017.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
26/08/2017127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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