Geometridae : Ennominae

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  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Brimstone Moth
Opisthograptis luteolata

(Linnaeus, 1758) 70.226/1906
Norfolk status
Common and widespread.
Unmistakable bright yellow moth.

Recorded in 68 (99%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
10/11/2015127TM18 - Diss
16/10/2015128TF91 - Dereham
16/10/2015127TM18 - Diss
13/10/2015128TF91 - Dereham
10/10/2015127TM18 - Diss
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Forewing: 14-21mm.
Season: Two or Three generations April-Oct.
Foodplant:   Blackthorn, hawthorns, Plum and Bullace
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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