Zygaenidae : Procridinae
ABH BF

Photo © Gary White,  08/07/2014 - Thetford Forest

Similar Norfolk Species: None
 
Forester
163 Adscita statices
(Linnaeus, 1758) 54.002
Norfolk status
Local.
Flies in sunshine feeding at flowers.
Open habitats, damp grassland, chalk downland, heathland.

New UK BAP priority species.

Recorded in 17 (25%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Forewing: M 12-15mm. F 11-13mm.
Season: One generation. May-July.
Foodplant:   Common and Sheeps Sorel
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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