Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Dave Appleton,  27/04/2014 - Creaking Gate Lake

Similar Norfolk Species
Grapholita compositella
Triple-stripe Piercer
Grapholita jungiella
Vetch Piercer
Approx Length (c. 5mm) Wingspan (9-10 mm.)
      
      
      
      
    
Upload a Photo
 
Grapholita internana
Dark Gorse Piercer

(Guenée, 1845)1242 / 49.349
Norfolk status
Heaths and moorland.
The male is very active in warm sunny weather, flying over and around the gorse bushes most of the day.

Recorded in 23 (33%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

Grapholita compositella  |  Grapholita lunulana >

Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
23/05/2019327TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
21/05/2019127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
01/05/2019828TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
20/04/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
20/04/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
Show Details | 1990 to 2018 | 2000 to 2018 |
Express Record Grapholita internana
We need your records!
Do you have records of Grapholita internana?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2019
   

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Wingspan: 9-10 mm.
Season: April - June
Foodplant:   Gorse.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
Share this page


Photos Required | T-shirts | Data Policy | Cookies Policy
    
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2019. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2019. Data © NOLA™ 2019
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy