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Blotched Emerald
1667 Comibaena bajularia
([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.300
Norfolk status
Increasingly rare.
Established woodland with mature oaks.
Diagnostic blotch in the corner of forewing.
Ground colour often fades to a pinkish white.

Recorded in 24 (35%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2013.

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
13/07/2013328TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
09/07/2013+28TF72 - Hillington/Houghton
07/07/2013128TF71 - Gayton/Narborough
06/07/2013128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
03/07/2013228TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
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Forewing: 14-17mm.
Season: One generation. June-July.
Foodplant:   Pedunculate Oak Sessile Oak
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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