Geometridae : Ennominae

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Lilac Beauty
1910 Apeira syringaria
(Linnaeus, 1758) 70.231
Norfolk status
member of the 'Thorn' family.
Broad-leaved woodland and scrub.

Recorded in 53 (77%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1871.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/09/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
19/09/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
19/09/2014127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
17/09/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
12/09/2014127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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Forewing: 19-22mm.
Season: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Honeysuckle, Ash and Wild Privet
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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