Geometridae : Ennominae
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Immature stages

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Small Emerald
Hemistola chrysoprasaria
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Light Emerald
Campaea margaritaria

(Linnaeus, 1767) 1961 / 70.283
=Campaea margaritata
Norfolk status
Widespread and common.

Green/white when fresh , fading to white a few days after emergence.

Second generation moths are smaller and darker.

Recorded in 66 (96%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2021.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/06/2021128TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
20/06/2021227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
20/06/2021127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
20/06/2021127TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
19/06/2021128TF82 - Sculthorpe/Raynham
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Forewing: 18-26mm.
Flight: Two generations May-Aug. Aug-Oct.
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees and shrubs
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
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