Geometridae : Ennominae

Photo © Peter Kitchener,  Little Melton. July 2008

Similar Norfolk Species
Large Thorn
Ennomos autumnaria
Canary-shouldered Thorn
Ennomos alniaria
August Thorn
1912 Ennomos quercinaria
(Hufnagel, 1767) 70.233
Norfolk status
One of several similar 'Thorns'.
Woodland, parkland, hedgerows, scrub and gardens

Recorded in 44 (64%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/09/2014128TF91 - Dereham
01/09/2014127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
25/08/2014127TG20 - Norwich
18/08/2014127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
02/08/2014127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
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Forewing: 18-22mm.
Season: One generation Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Pedunculate Oak and Sessile Oak
Nat Status: Local
 Immature Adult
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