Tortricidae : Tortricinae
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Neocochylis dubitana
Little Conch
Cochylichroa atricapitana
Black-headed Conch
Approx Length (c. 7.5mm) Wingspan (12-15mm)
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Neocochylis hybridella
White-bodied Conch

(Hübner, 1813)965 / 49.136
=Cochylis hybridella
Norfolk status
Could resemble Cochylichroa atricapitana or Neocochylis dubitana but immediately separated from those species by the white thorax.

Occurring in chalk and limestone rough grassland, scrub and coastal habitats.
Now apparently well established in West Norfolk fenland, with several records in recent years.
Larvae feed in the seedheads of Bristly Oxtongue, Hawkweed Oxtongue and several species of Hawk's-beard.

Recorded in 45 (65%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/09/2020128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
14/09/2020128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
13/09/2020128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
09/09/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
08/09/2020127TM18 - Diss
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Wingspan: 12-15mm
Flight: July and August
Foodplant:   Bristly Oxtongue, Hawkweed Oxtongue, hawk's-beard
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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