Erebidae : Hypeninae
ABH BF

Photo © Stephen Youngs,  26/09/2015 - Norwich, South Croft, Hethersett

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Buttoned Snout
Hypena rostralis
 
Snout
Hypena proboscidalis

(Linnaeus, 1758) 72.003/2477
Norfolk status
Easily recognised by its very long upturned palps or 'snout'.
Varies in colour.
Found wherever nettles grow.
Widespread and abundant.

Recorded in 68 (99%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2016.

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
28/10/2016128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
27/10/2016228TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
16/10/2016127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
15/10/2016128TF84 - Burnham/Holkham
14/10/2016228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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Forewing: 15-19mm.
Season: Two generations June-Aug. Aug-Oct.
Foodplant:   Common Nettle
Nat Status: Common
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