The Moths of Suffolk
1237 Pammene germmana, (Hübner, 1799)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Distribution and abundance : Rare

Habitats : Open woodland and hedgerows

Flight Period : Single-brooded; May to June

Larval foodplants : Possibly on Wild Plum (Prunus domestica) or oaks (Quercus) or hawthorns (Crataegus)

Records : Minsmere (C Anderson, 1995)

Morley's Final Catalogue : First found in Suffolk about Dodnash Wood in Bentley on 7 June 1936 by Mr. Jack Goddard: only some five miles north from Essex.

Wingspan details : Wingspan 10-14mm


Confusion species : None

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Pamber Forest, Hampshire (30.v.2009) © Lee Gregory

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