Very similar to Caloptilia hemidactylella. In C. honoratella the yellowish costal blotch is bordered more intensively with brownish scales. Indistinct specimens will require confirmation by Gen. Det.
First British record during April 2019 in Kent. Second British record in Suffolk September 2019.
New for Norfolk in 2020 trapped by Louis Parkerson at West Runton on 30/08/2020 (Gen. Det. Female. James McCulloch identified by Graeme Smith) A rather atypical specimen in appearance occurring on a night no other migrants were trapped.
Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.
Mine: Moth needs to be reared and, in some cases, possibly dissected.
Recorded in 1 (1%) of 69 10k Squares. First Recorded in 2020. Last Recorded in 2020. Additional Stats