Gelechiidae : Dichomeridinae
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Helcystogramma rufescens
Orange Crest
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Acompsia cinerella
Ash-coloured Crest

(Clerck, 1759)855 / 35.026
Norfolk status
Very similar to Helcystogramma rufescens but appears less ochreous lacking the veining within the forewings; paler in overall colouration . We suspect mis-identification with some records.

Care is required.

Recorded in 15 (22%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

Dichomeris alacella  |  Acompsia schmidtiellus >

Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
04/07/2019127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
23/06/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
06/08/2018127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
25/07/2018128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
24/07/2018128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
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Wingspan: 16-19mm
Season: June-July
Foodplant:   mosses
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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