Drepanidae : Thyatirinae
ABH BF

Photo © Dave Appleton,  09/03/2012 - Bawdeswell

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Yellow Horned
1659 Achlya flavicornis
(Linnaeus, 1758) 65.016
Norfolk status
Name derived from the yellowish colour of the antennae.
An early species, flying in March and April.

Recorded in 40 (58%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Forewing: 17-20mm.
Season: One generation. Feb-April.
Foodplant:   Silver and Downy Birch
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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