Gelechiidae : Apatetrinae
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Pexicopia malvella
Hollyhock Seed Moth

(Hübner, 1805)35.032/809
Norfolk status
Rare.

A few VC27 records including Hickling NNR (Peet) and Norwich (Irwin, 1987)
Recent records from Norwich (J. Bartlett, 2014/15)

Once a garden pest, now thought to be declining in southern England.

Recorded in 5 (7%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1957.
Last Recorded in 2018.
Additional Stats

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/06/2018127TG20 - Norwich
24/05/2017127TG20 - Norwich
21/08/2016127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
05/08/2016127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
04/08/2016127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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Wingspan: 18-20mm
Season: June-August
Foodplant:   hollyhock or marsh-mallow
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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