Erebidae : Herminiinae

Photo © Ray Roche,  25/07/2013 - Ingoldisthorpe

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Dotted Fan-foot
2493 Macrochilo cribrumalis
(Hübner, 1793) 72.052
Norfolk status
Diagnostic white-fawn coloration and two rows of black dots.
Sedge-beds, fens, coastal marshes, heathland, woodland.
Becoming more widespread over the last few years.

Recorded in 47 (68%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2014.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/09/2014127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
17/09/2014127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
11/09/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
08/09/2014127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
07/09/2014128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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Forewing: 13-14mm.
Season: One generation June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Wood-sedge, Hairy Wood-rush and Field Wood-rush
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
 Immature Adult
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