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Crambus pascuella
White-banded Grass-moth
Crambus silvella
Bog Grass-moth
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Crambus uliginosellus
Marsh Grass-moth

Zeller, 18501297 / 63.083
=Marsh Grass-veneer

Norfolk status
Very local.
Wet Bogs.
Records from Burgh Common. Upton Fen. Sutton Broad, Catfield & Holt Lowes.

Several records in recent years.

Very similar to C. pascuella, note the very broad white (median longitudinal) streak which reaches to, and follows the edge of the forewing (costa) for half the wing length before diverging.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 20 (27%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1876.
Last Recorded in 2023.
Additional Stats

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
26/07/2023127TG12Buxton Heath
07/07/2023928TF62Dersingham Bog
29/06/2023327TG32Irstead / Catfield
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Wingspan: 18-23 mm.
Flight: June and July
Foodplant:   Sedges or grasses
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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