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Similar Upper Thames Species
Cnephasia asseclana
Approx Length (c. 11mm) Wingspan (18-22mm)
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Cnephasia communana

(Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)49.055

Widespread and fairly common across our region, in all habitats. Often the first Cnephasia species of the year to appear in garden light-traps. Dissection required to separate from other similar Cnephasia species.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 33 (42%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1965.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Various herbaceous plants.
GB Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
05/07/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU56
15/06/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSP33
28/05/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSP33
20/05/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSP33
14/05/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireTQ09
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