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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
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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