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Aethes margaritana
Silver Coast Conch (Haworth, 1811)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
948 / 49.118
Photo © Dave Grundy

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 12-16mm.
Flight: July to August.
Foodplant:   Yarrow, Scented Mayweed, and Oxeye Daisy.
Nat Status: pRDB2
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
No Norfolk records.

Scarce, distinctive species with characteristic silver-white ground colour and sharply contrasting deep ochreous markings.
Chalk grassland and vegetated shingle beaches.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

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Date#VC10k Area
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