Blastobasidae
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Blastobasis adustella
Dingy Dowd

Walsingham, 1894873 / 41.002
=Blastobasis lignea
Norfolk status
Widespread and common adventitious species.
Variable species with some very dark specimens.

NOTE: It may be advantageous to retain any small dark looking Blastobasis since B. maroccanella was added to the British list in 2014.

variety of habitats inc Yew woodland, heath and gardens, predominantly in coastal areas.

Recorded in 60 (87%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1988.
Last Recorded in 2020.
Additional Stats

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
26/04/2020128TF91 - Dereham
01/11/2019127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
01/11/2019427TG01 - Lyng/N.Tuddenham
15/10/2019127TG01 - Lyng/N.Tuddenham
04/10/2019127TG21 - N.Norwich/Spixworth
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Wingspan: 13-19mm
Flight: July - September
Foodplant:   Vegetable matter
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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