Crambidae : Pyraustinae
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Loxostege sticticalis
Diamond-spot Pearl

(Linnaeus, 1761)1368 / 63.002
Norfolk status
Suspected resident in the Brecks.
Scarce migrant with fairly scattered records.

C. Barrett [VCH 1901] "Spilodes sticticalis, Linn. Merton, Thetford, Brandon, Beachamwell, Hunstanton.
rather common in the 'Breck' district".

(=Margaritia sticticalis)

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 23 (33%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1901.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
31/07/2019128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
27/07/2014127TG24 - Cromer
27/07/2014127TG24 - Cromer
26/07/2014127TG24 - Cromer
24/08/2013127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
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Wingspan: 24-29 mm.
Flight: Arriving in late summer or early autumn.
Foodplant:   Mugwort
Nat Status: Migrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
 Immature Adult
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