Notodontidae : Notodontinae

Photo © Kim Tarsey,  Marshland Fen Actinic trap

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Pale Prominent
2011 Pterostoma palpina
(Clerck, 1759) 71.020
Norfolk status
Very long labial palps and tufts on the tail segment.
Many habitats.

Recorded in 66 (96%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/09/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
24/08/2014127TG24 - Cromer
24/08/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
23/08/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
16/08/2014+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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Forewing: 18-25mm.
Season: Two generations May-June. July-Aug.
Foodplant:   Aspen, poplars and willows
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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