Geometridae : Larentiinae

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

Similar Norfolk Species
Dark Umber
Philereme transversata
Brown Scallop
1791 Philereme vetulata
([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.118
Norfolk status
Restricted mainly to the Brecks.
Calcareous soils.

Recorded in 31 (45%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Forewing: 13-16mm.
Season: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Buckthorn
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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