Geometridae : Ennominae

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  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Brimstone Moth
1906 Opisthograptis luteolata
(Linnaeus, 1758) 70.226
Norfolk status
Common and widespread.
Unmistakable bright yellow moth.

Recorded in 67 (97%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/08/2014227TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
21/08/2014228TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
21/08/2014128TG00 - Runhall/Barnham Broom
21/08/2014227TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
21/08/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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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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