Zygaenidae : Procridinae
ABH BF

Photo © Ian Lindsay,  20th June, Winterton Dunes, Norfolk

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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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
23/07/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
16/07/2014128TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
12/07/2014227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
08/07/2014128TL88 - Thetford
04/07/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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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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