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Epinotia subsequana
Approx Length (c. 7mm) Wingspan (12-14mm)
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Epinotia pygmaeana

(Hübner, 1799)49.246

A Nationally Scarce species of coniferous woodland. It is rare in our region with only two post-millennium sightings from near Faringdon (VC22). Not known from Bucks.

Recorded in 4 (5%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1939.
Last Recorded in 2012.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Spruce, Silver Fir
GB Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
21/04/20122VC22 - BerkshireSU39
20/04/20111VC22 - BerkshireSU39
07/05/19881VC22 - BerkshireSU29
1988+VC22 - BerkshireSU29
01/01/1982 to 31/12/1987+VC22 - BerkshireSU29
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