Geometridae : Sterrhinae

Photo © Jim Wheeler,  Emily's Wood 04/06/11

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Small White Wave
Asthena albulata
Satin Wave
1709 Idaea subsericeata
(Haworth, 1809) 70.009
Norfolk status
Grassland, heathland.

Plain looking moth with glossy sheen to forewing.

Recorded in 28 (41%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
23/06/2014127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
23/06/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
17/06/2014228TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
13/06/2014228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
12/06/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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Forewing: 10-12mm.
Season: One generation. June-July. (Aug-Sept)
Foodplant:   Unknown
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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