Erebidae : Lymantriinae
ABH BF

Photo © Brian Jones,  09/06/2012 - Alder Carr, Aldeby (female)

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Dark Tussock
Dicallomera fascelina
 
Pale Tussock
2028 Calliteara pudibunda
(Linnaeus, 1758) 72.015
Norfolk status
Gardens, hedgerows, parks, woodland and scrub.
Rests with very hairy front legs stretched forward.
Widespread.

Recorded in 62 (90%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2104.

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Forewing: M 21-22mm. F 27-31mm.
Season: One generation May-June.
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees and shrubs
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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