Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Gypsonoma dealbana
Common Cloaked Shoot
Approx Length (c. 7.5mm) Wingspan (12-15mm)
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Gypsonoma sociana
White Cloaked Shoot

(Haworth, 1811)1168 / 49.281
Norfolk status
Easily distinguished from Gypsonoma dealbana by the clear white frons, further told from by overall colouration being cleaner and more 'pied'.

Locally fairly common over much of Britain in open woodland, parks, gardens and the banks of ponds, canals, rivers and streams. Scattered Norfolk records, mostly from East Norfolk (VC27) and along the coast and Brecks in west Norfolk (VC28)

Recorded in 46 (67%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/08/2020127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
01/08/2020+27TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
25/07/2020127TG01 - Lyng/N.Tuddenham
22/07/2020+28TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
20/07/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
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Wingspan: 12-15mm
Flight: June - August
Foodplant:   Poplar, Sallow
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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