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Agriphila geniculea
Elbow-stripe Grass-veneer

(Haworth, 1811)1309 / 63.095
Norfolk status
Grassland, heathland, woodland, gardens, fens.
cross-lines distinguish this moth from others.
Common and widespread.

Recorded in 64 (93%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1884.
Last Recorded in 2020.
Additional Stats

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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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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/09/2020327TG01 - Lyng/N.Tuddenham
15/09/2020227TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
15/09/2020827TG51 - Winterton/Caister
15/09/2020127TM18 - Diss
15/09/2020127TG01 - Lyng/N.Tuddenham
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Wingspan: 20-26mm
Flight: Aug - Sept.
Foodplant:   Grasses.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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