Erebidae : Scoliopteryginae
ABH BF

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  Immature stages

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Snout
Hypena proboscidalis
 
Buttoned Snout
2480 Hypena rostralis
(Linnaeus, 1758) 72.004
Norfolk status
Local.
A species whose distribution is now largely restricted to south-east England, considered to be widespread and relatively common in Norfolk.
Hedgerows, woodland fringes and ditches.
Formerly more widespread.

Larvae are found best where hop climbs to form aerial foliage which is in numerous wetlands of Norfolk.

Recorded in 38 (55%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
30/06/2014128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
23/06/2014127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
16/06/2014127TG20 - Norwich
14/06/2014127TG33 - Bacton
12/06/2014127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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Forewing: 13-15mm.
Season: One generation Aug - June. (hibernating)
Foodplant:   Hops
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
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