Prev Flights Rec Search
Aethes bilbaensis
Samphire Conch (Rössler, 1877)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
951a / 49.125
Photo © Mick ACourt,  02/08/2018 - Horsey Corner. Leg. Tim Hodge

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 10-15mm
Foodplant:   Whorled Caraway, Rock Samphire
Nat Status: Migrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
Norfolk Status
Very rare immigrant.

New for Norfolk in August 2018 at Horsey Corner. (T. Hodge, 02/08/18 - Gen. Det. (Male) Mick A'Court)

Possibly the second record for the UK (pending confirmation) Recorded in North Devon on 24/07/2008.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2018.
Last Recorded in 2018.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
02/08/2018127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
Further info: Aethes bilbaensis
UK Moths
Mothdissection UK
Suffolk Moths
Cambs Moths Norfolk Moths (Full)
Back Record Home
iMoths V11.0 HD © Jim Wheeler 2022