Ypsolophidae : Ypsolophinae
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Ypsolopha scabrella
455 Wainscot Smudge
(Linnaeus, 1761)17.005
Norfolk status
Three raised tufts of scales are visible when the moth is at rest.
Open woodland and gardens.

Recorded in 51 (74%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2014.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/09/2014127TG14 - Sheringham
01/09/2014127TG24 - Cromer
27/08/2014128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
17/08/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
12/08/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
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Wingspan: 15-21mm
Season: July to September
Foodplant:   Hawthorn, Apple
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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