Geometridae : Ennominae

Photo © N Tuck,  Sandringham 30/09/12

Similar Norfolk Species
Small Engrailed
Ectropis sp. ??
Brindled White-spot
Parectropis similaria
Ectropis crepuscularia

(Goeze, 1781) 70.270/1947
=Ectropis bistortata
Norfolk status
A very variable species.
Woodland, heathland, scrub, hedgerows and gardens.

Recent DNA profiles have proven Engrailed and Small Engrailed are one and the same.

Please record all specimens as Engrailed Ectropis crepuscularia

Recorded in 61 (88%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
20/09/2015127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
06/09/2015127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
21/08/2015127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
15/08/2015127TG00 - Runhall/Barnham Broom
10/08/2015127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
Express Record Engrailed
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Forewing: 15-22mm.
Season: Three generations Mar-May. June-Aug. Sept-Oct.
Foodplant:   Woody plants
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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