Geometridae : Ennominae

Photo © Stephen Youngs,  22/02/2014 - Norwich, South Croft, Hethersett

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Small Brindled Beauty
Apocheima hispidaria
Brindled Beauty
Lycia hirtaria
Pale Brindled Beauty
1926 Phigalia pilosaria
([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.247
Norfolk status
(=Apocheima pilosaria)
Females completely wingless.
Also a black form f. monacharia.
Wide variety of habitats.

Recorded in 57 (83%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1940.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Separation of Brindled-Pale Brindled & Small Brindled Beauty - J Clifton
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/01/2015127TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
13/01/2015127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
11/01/2015127TG20 - Norwich
08/01/2015127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
07/01/2015127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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Forewing: 19-24mm.
Season: One generation Jan-March.
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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