Drepanidae : Thyatirinae

Photo © Lizy Smith,  Redgrave and Lopham NNR - 25/05/2012

Similar Norfolk Species
Figure of Eighty
Tethea ocularis
Oak Lutestring
Cymatophorima diluta
Poplar Lutestring
1655 Tethea or
([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 65.011
Norfolk status
Diagnostic cross-lines, or 'lutestrings' on the inner part of the forewing.

Recorded in 10 (14%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2012.

‹ Figure of Eighty  |  Common Lutestring ›

Express Record species ! [click here]
We need your records!
Do you have records of
Poplar Lutestring?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2015

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 16-19mm.
Season: One generation. May-Aug.
Foodplant:   Aspen and other poplars
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
Share this page

Photos Required | T-shirts | Yahoo Group | Data Policy
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2015. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2015. Data © NOLA™ 2015