Gelechiidae : Gelechiinae
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Photo © Jim Hodgkinson,  Male. Specimen collected by R Roche Ingoldisthorpe 2/7/20

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Gelechia nigra
Black Groundling

(Haworth, 1828)806 / 35.105
Norfolk status

Old records listed in 1874 (Barrett) from the Kings Lynn and Croxton area.

First modern-day record in Norwich, July 2018 (Will Soar, 07/07/18 - Gen. Det. J. Clifton)

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 4 (6%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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07-07-2018 - Male - Norwich - Jon Clifton
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
02/07/2020128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
07/07/2018127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
1874+28TL88 - Thetford
1874+28TF61 - S.Lynn/Tottenhill
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Wingspan: 13-18mm
Flight: June-July
Foodplant:   Aspen, White or Grey poplar
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce A
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
 Immature Adult
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