Tortricidae : Tortricinae
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Neocochylis hybridella
White-bodied Conch
Approx Length (c. 7mm) Wingspan (12-14mm)
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Neocochylis molliculana
Ox-tongue Conch

(Zeller, 1874)964a / 49.138
=Cochylis molliculana
Norfolk status
Rapidly spread across Norfolk since first recorded in 2012.

First recorded in Britain at Portland, Dorset in 1993, this species has rapidly colonised the south coast of England, spreading inland. First Suffolk record in 2011.

First Norfolk records in 2012 at Dersingham (R. Jones, 27/08/12) and VC27 first at Haddiscoe New Cut (B. Jones, 01/09/12).

Recorded in 31 (42%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2012.
Last Recorded in 2021.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
11/09/2021127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
09/09/2021127TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
06/09/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
06/09/2021128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
20/08/2021127TG20 - Norwich
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Wingspan: 12-14mm
Flight: June - August
Foodplant:   Bristly Oxtongue
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult

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