Noctuidae : Bryophilinae

Photo © Barry Pummell,  Swanton Morley 18/08/13 (J. and A. Stroud. det. B. Wilcock)

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Tree-lichen Beauty
2292 Cryphia algae
(Fabricius, 1775) 73.082
Norfolk status
Migrant species with only three recorded in the UK up until 1991, and around 40 specimens since, mainly from the south coast.

First Norfolk record July 2008 at Weybourne (M. Preston, 26/07/08).
First VC28 record at Holme NOA in 2013 (S. Barker, 13/08/13).
Third Norfolk record at Swanton Morley (J. & A. Stroud, 18/08/13).

Recorded in 3 (4%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2008.
Last Recorded in 2013.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/08/2013128TG01 - Lyng/N.Tuddenham
13/08/2013128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
26/07/2008127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
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Forewing: 10-13mm
Season: July - September
Foodplant:   Lichens
Nat Status: Immigrant
 Immature Adult
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