Crambidae : Pyraustinae
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Sitochroa verticalis
Lesser Pearl

(Linnaeus, 1758)1371 / 63.015

Norfolk status
Localised primarily to the Brecks.

Easily disturbed by day from amongst clover and other rough pasture. Comes to light at night, and is known to migrate.

Recorded in 53 (72%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1899.
Last Recorded in 2023.
Additional Stats

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
02/09/2023128TF61King's Lynn (S)
11/08/2023128TF92North Elmham
01/08/2023128TM09Great Ellingham
31/07/2023127TG33Ridlington
30/07/2023127TG04Cley next the Sea
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Wingspan: c. 32 mm.
Flight: June and July.
Foodplant:   Various plants inc. Creeping thistle, Broom and Goosefoot.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult

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