Notodontidae : Notodontinae

Photo © Kevin Leighton,  25/07/2012 - Stow Bardolph

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Pale Prominent
Pterostoma palpina

(Clerck, 1759) 71.020/2011
Norfolk status
Very long labial palps and tufts on the tail segment.
Many habitats.

Recorded in 67 (97%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/09/2015127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
22/08/2015128TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
20/08/2015128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
20/08/2015127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
20/08/2015127TM39 - Loddon/Ditchingham
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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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