Gelechiidae : Gelechiinae
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Photo © Ben Lewis,  Strumpshaw Fen 30/07/2019 (Gen. Det. B Lewis)

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Scrobipalpa nitentella
Common Sea Groundling
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Scrobipalpa obsoletella
Summer Groundling

(Fischer von Röslerstamm, 1841)816 / 35.116
Norfolk status
Records from Holme Dunes and Terrington Marshes.

Recorded at Strumpshaw Fen in 2019, New for VC27. (B. Lewis)

Historical record listed at Hunstanton (1874, C. G. Barrett) but may be indistinguishable from Scrobipalpa nitentella at the time? JC.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 4 (5%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
30/07/2019127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
08/08/2002128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
01/05/2000 to 31/10/2000+28TF52 - Terrington
1874+28TF64 - Hunstanton
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Wingspan: 12-14mm
Flight: May-September possibly in two broods
Foodplant:   Orache and possibly Goosefoot
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
 Immature Adult

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