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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 46 (67%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2013.

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/08/2013127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
23/08/2013427TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
21/08/2013127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
16/08/2013127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
10/08/2013327TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
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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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