Ethmiidae : Ethmiinae
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Ethmia quadrillella
Comfrey Ermel

(Goeze, 1783)719 / 33.002
=Ethmia funerella
Norfolk status
Scarce.
Smallest of our Ethmia species.
Adults seen flying on sunny afternoons, but also comes to light.
Fenland, wetlands and damp open woodland as well as waste ground, banks and gardens.

Recent records from West Norfolk fenland.

[MBGBI vol4.1 p183]

(=Ethmia funerella)

Recorded in 12 (17%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/06/2019+28TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
24/06/2019127TM29 - Newton Flotman/Hempnall
24/06/2019228TF50 - Upwell/Marshland
02/06/2019127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
06/05/2019128TL59 - Welney
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Wingspan: 15-19 mm
Season: May - July.
Foodplant:   Comfrey, Lungwort
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
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