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Evergestis limbata
Dark-bordered Pearl

(Linnaeus, 1767)1356a / 63.059
=Dark Bordered Pearl

Norfolk status
Rare migrant and recent resident in a few counties, including Suffolk and Norfolk.

First recorded on the south coast of England in 1993.

New for Norfolk* in 2019 trapped at Haddiscoe (B. Jones, 09/07/19) Winfarthing near Diss (J. Marchant, 10/07/19) and Thorpe-next-Haddiscoe (A. Allen, 24/07/19)

Now spreading rapidly in the county, especially in VC27.

*Specimen trapped at Herringfleet Hills, Norfolk (VC25 Suffolk) in July 2013 (B. Jones, K. Knights, 23/07/13).

Recorded in 32 (43%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2019.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
15/07/2024127TG20Norwich (Earlham)
14/07/2024127TG21Norwich (Catton)
14/07/2024127TG30Blofield / Lingwood
13/07/2024128TF50Wiggenhall Fen
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Wingspan: 23-26mm
Flight: June - Sept
Foodplant:   Garlic Mustard, Hedge Mustard
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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