Adelidae : Adelinae
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Adela reaumurella
Green Long-horn

(Linnaeus, 1758)150 / 7.006
Norfolk status
The moths fly by day in sunshine, sometimes occurring in swarms.
Bronzy or metallic greenish forewings.
The males have long, whitish antennae, the females shorter.

Recorded in 56 (81%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
30/05/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
23/05/2020528TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
23/05/2020128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
23/05/2020127TG03 - Holt/Swanton Novers
20/05/2020227TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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Wingspan: 14-18mm
Flight: April - June
Foodplant:   Leaf litter.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
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