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Epiphyas postvittana
Light Brown Apple-moth

(Walker, 1863)998 / 49.039
Norfolk status
Extremely variable species with numerous recurring forms.
Male usually distinguished by abrupt colour division of the forewing.
Female larger.

Recent Australian arrival accidentally introduced into Cornwall in the 1930's, still expanding its range.

Recorded in 60 (87%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1998.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

Clepsis consimilana  |  Lozotaeniodes formosana >

Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
16/08/2019627TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
16/08/2019328TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
15/08/2019427TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
15/08/2019127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
15/08/2019128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
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Wingspan: m16-21mm, f17-25mm
Season: Overlapping Mar - Nov.
Foodplant:   Various herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
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