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Borkhausenia minutella
Thatch Tubic

(Linnaeus, 1758)645 / 28.011
Norfolk status
Once a fairly common species in the UK, now believed extinct. Last recorded in the UK in 1966.

Norfolk records from Norwich and Merton in the 1800's.

[MBGBI vol4.1 p85]

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 3 (4%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
04/07/2019+27TG14 - Sheringham
1884+28TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
1874+27TG20 - Norwich
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Wingspan: 10-14mm
Flight: May and June
Foodplant:   Dry vegetable matter
Nat Status: pRDB1
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
 Immature Adult
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