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Cochylimorpha straminea
Straw Conch (Haworth, 1811)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
936 / 49.097
Photo © Francis Farrow,  Sheringham 03/09/2005

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 10-16 mm.
Season: May to July and August to September.
Foodplant:   Common Knapweed.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Locally widespread.
Occurs on grassland, scrub, woodland and fens where the foodplant, common knapweed found.

Recorded in 47 (68%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
28/08/2019127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
22/08/2019127TM18 - Diss
21/08/2019228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
20/08/2019128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
17/08/2019428TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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