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Photo © Patrick Clement,  Juniper Hill, Gloucestershire, July 2012.

Similar West Midlands Species
Cochylidia implicitana
Chamomile Conch
Approx Length (c. 7.5mm) Wingspan (11-15mm)
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Cochylidia rupicola
Hemp-agrimony Conch

(Curtis, 1834)959 / 49.129

Rare resident of Staffordshire and Herefordshire.

Eupatorium, with larva feeding on the flowers and seeds from August to October when it hibernates in stem, pupating in situ late spring.

Recorded in 7 (5%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1887.
Last Recorded in 2006.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: 11-15mm
Flight: June / July
Foodplant:   Hemp Agrimony
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
16/06/20061VC36 - HerefordshireSO62
10/06/20061VC36 - HerefordshireSO62
02/08/20054VC36 - HerefordshireSO53
23/06/2000+VC36 - HerefordshireSO62
30/07/19991VC36 - HerefordshireSO51
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