Ypsolophidae : Ypsolophinae
Photo © Jim Swalwell,  12/07/2014 - Flitcham (Abbey Farm)

  Immature stages

Similar Norfolk Species
Ypsolopha ustella
Variable Smudge
Ypsolopha parenthesella
460 White-shouldered Smudge
(Linnaeus, 1761)17.010
Norfolk status
Very variable autumn flying species.

Recorded in 43 (62%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2014.


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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
23/09/2014228TG03 - Holt/Swanton Novers
13/09/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
11/09/2014128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
06/09/2014127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
30/08/2014127TG22 - Buxton
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Wingspan: 15-19mm
Season: July - Oct.
Foodplant:   Oak, Hazel, hawthorn, Hornbeam, birch
Nat Status: Common
 Immature Adult
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