Gelechiidae : Apatetrinae
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Chrysoesthia sexguttella
Orange-spotted Miner

(Thunberg, 1794)747 / 35.036
=Six-spot Crest*

Norfolk status
Waste ground and arable land in sheltered situations where the foodplants occur.

Leaf-mine: July, August - September.
A large, whitish blotch.

Recorded in 25 (34%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
13/07/20241028TL99Rockland St Peter
21/09/2023228TF61Blackborough End
01/08/2023128TL99Rockland St Peter
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Wingspan: 8-10 mm.
Flight: Two Generations. May - June. Aug.
Foodplant:   Orache, Goosefoot
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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