Drepanidae : Drepaninae

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Similar Norfolk Species
Dusky Hook-tip
Drepana curvatula
Pebble Hook-tip
Drepana falcataria

(Linnaeus, 1758) 65.005/1648
Norfolk status
Commonest of the 'hook-tips', found in areas where Silver Birch grows.

Recorded in 62 (90%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/08/2015128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
23/08/2015128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
22/08/2015127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
22/08/2015127TM18 - Diss
21/08/2015127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
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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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