Tortricidae : Olethreutinae
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Dichrorampha plumbana
Lead-coloured Drill
Dichrorampha simpliciana
Round-winged Drill
Approx Length (c. 7.5mm) Wingspan (10-15 mm.)
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Dichrorampha acuminatana
Sharp-winged Drill

(Lienig & Zeller, 1846)1279 / 49.313
Norfolk status

Can be identified with care by the clear white band in the cilia.

Dry grassy places, especially on chalk downland and in limestone districts.

Please make sure you are certain of identification before recording.

Verification Grade Comment: National Grade 4

Recorded in 47 (64%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1884.
Last Recorded in 2022.
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Can be identified with care by the clear white band in the cilia. - JW
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/05/2022227TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
14/05/2022127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
14/05/2022128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
14/05/2022228TF52 - Terrington
14/05/2022127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
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Wingspan: 10-15 mm.
Flight: Two Generations. Apr-May. Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Ox-eye daisy and Tansy.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult

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