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Phalonidia affinitana
Large Saltmarsh Conch (Douglas, 1846)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
932 / 49.103
Photo © Louis Parkerson,  19/08/2020 - Gramborough Hill

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 11 - 14 mm.
Flight: June - August
Foodplant:   Aster tripolium
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Salt-marsh species found on saltings where its foodplant, Aster tripolium, grows.
Records from North Norfolk coast.

Recorded in 7 (10%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1996.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
19/08/2020427TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
17/07/2020428TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
04/07/2020128TF64 - Hunstanton
01/07/2020128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
22/06/2020128TF64 - Hunstanton
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