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Agriphila geniculea
Chevron Grass-moth

(Haworth, 1811)1309 / 63.095
=Elbow-stripe Grass-veneer

Norfolk status
Grassland, heathland, woodland, gardens, fens.
cross-lines distinguish this moth from others.
Common and widespread.

Recorded in 65 (88%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1884.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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Top- Aberration showing a broad dark median fascia and ill-defined oblique subterminal fascia. Bottom- normal specimen. Cley 16-07-12 gen. det. J. Clifton
Agriphila geniculea, Norfolk Slide1474 J Clifton
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Date#VC10kGeneral Area
05/07/2024128TM09Great Ellingham
01/07/2024127TG04Cley next the Sea
15/09/2023127TG23North Walsham
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Wingspan: 20-26mm
Flight: Aug - Sept.
Foodplant:   Grasses.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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