Geometridae : Ennominae
ABH BF

Photo © Kevin Leighton,  19/05/2012 - Stow Bardolph

  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 15.
Last Recorded in 2016.

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/08/20161227TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
25/08/2016227TG33 - Bacton
25/08/2016727TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
24/08/2016128TF52 - Terrington
24/08/2016528TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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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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