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Cnephasia longana
Long-winged Shade (Haworth, 1811)
Tortricidae: Tortricinae
1016 / 49.057
Photo © Kevin Leighton,  12/08/2012 - Stow Bardolph

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 15-22mm
Flight: Jun - Aug.
Foodplant:   Various herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Widespread.
Coastal and chalk habitats, grassland, fens, heathland.

Unlike other Cnephasia, The male has unicolorous ochreous forewings. The females are cream with orange brown markings.

Recorded in 43 (58%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
04/08/2021127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
26/07/2021127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
23/07/2021227TG14 - Sheringham
22/07/2021128TF50 - Upwell/Marshland
22/07/2021127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
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