Geometridae : Ennominae
ABH BF

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  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Small Engrailed
Ectropis sp. ??
Brindled White-spot
Parectropis similaria
 
Engrailed
1947 Ectropis crepuscularia
(Goeze, 1781) 70.270
=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 2014.

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Forewing: 15-22mm.
Season: Three generations Mar-May. June-Aug. Sept-Oct.
Foodplant:   Woody plants
Nat Status: Common
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