Erebidae : Lymantriinae
ABH BF

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  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 2014.

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
10/10/2014127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
10/10/2014428TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
09/10/2014128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
03/10/2014128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
26/09/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2014
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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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