Drepanidae : Drepaninae

Photo © Stephen Youngs,  25/05/2014 - Narborough railway line NWT

Similar Norfolk Species
Dusky Hook-tip
Drepana curvatula
Pebble Hook-tip
1648 Drepana falcataria
(Linnaeus, 1758) 65.005
Norfolk status
Commonest of the 'hook-tips', found in areas where Silver Birch grows.

Recorded in 60 (87%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
16/10/2014127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
20/09/2014127TM29 - Newton Flotman/Hempnall
11/09/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
06/09/2014128TF64 - Hunstanton
06/09/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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Forewing: 17-21mm.
Season: Two Generations. Apr-Jun. Jul-Sep.
Foodplant:   Downy Birch, Silver Birch
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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