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Ostrinia nubilalis
European Corn-borer

(Hübner, 1796)1375 / 63.028
Norfolk status
Resident and migrant.
Males are darker and usually slightly smaller than the females.

A rare migrant before the 1930's, this species then began to colonise the area around London and the south-east, and has spread to several other areas since.

Recorded in 46 (67%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1976.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
30/06/2020228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
30/06/2020227TG51 - Winterton/Caister
27/06/2020127TM18 - Diss
26/06/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
26/06/2020127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
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Wingspan: 26-30 mm.
Flight: June and July
Foodplant:   Mugwort.
Nat Status: Local / Migrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
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