Erebidae : Arctiinae

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Similar Norfolk Species
Scarce Footman
Eilema complana
Pigmy Footman
2046 Eilema pygmaeola
(Doubleday, 1847) 72.048
Norfolk status
Resident and suspected immigrant.
Ssp. pygmaeola locally found on East coast from Winterton to Waxham (including Winterton Dunes NNR) with occasional sightings elsewhere in the region.
Vagrants from resident colonies are occasionally recorded.

Recorded in 8 (12%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/08/2014127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
12/07/2014127TG14 - Sheringham
08/07/2014127TG51 - Winterton/Caister
04/08/2013127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
25/07/2013127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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Forewing: 10-15mm.
Season: One generation June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Lichens
Nat Status: Red Data Book
 Immature Adult
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