Erebidae : Herminiinae

Photo © Susie Turner,  05.07.2012 TG10

Similar Norfolk Species
Herminia tarsipennalis
Shaded Fan-foot
Herminia tarsicrinalis
Small Fan-foot
Herminia grisealis

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 72.055/2492
Norfolk status
Smaller than other 'fan-foot' species.
Diagnostic third cross-line, which is curved and extends to forewing tip, unlike other similar species.
Broad-leaved woodland, scrub, fens, heathland and gardens.

Recorded in 63 (91%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2015.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
02/08/2015127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
21/07/2015128TF93 - Fakenham/Walsingham
20/07/2015128TF91 - Dereham
20/07/2015327TG13 - Baconsthorpe
19/07/2015+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
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Forewing: 11-13mm.
Season: One generation June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Pedunculate Oak, birches, Hazel, Hawthorn and sallows
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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