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Scoparia subfusca
Large Grey Haworth, 1811
Crambidae: Scopariinae
1332 / 63.062
Photo © Ian Walker,  02/08/2012 - Hilltop, Cley, Norfolk

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Brown-spot Grey
Scoparia pyralella
Chequered Grey
Scoparia basistrigalis
Wingspan: 20-27mm
Flight: June to August
Foodplant:   Ox-tongue and Colt's-foot.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Local and uncommon.
Woodland and scrub.
Fairly common, less so than the following two species.

Recorded in 53 (72%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1884.
Last Recorded in 2024.
Additional Stats

Latest 10 Records
29/06/2024127TG21Norwich (Catton)
24/06/2024127TG32Neatishead / Barton Broad
24/06/2024127TG20Norwich (Lakenham)
11/09/2023127TG32Honing / Crostwight Common
02/09/2023127TG04Cley next the Sea
28/08/2023128TF50Upwell / Outwell
22/08/2023127TG04Cley next the Sea
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