Notodontidae : Dicranurinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Stephen Youngs,  13/06/2020 - Peddars Way/Forestry Ride

View all 23 photos >

Similar Norfolk Species
Great Prominent
Peridea anceps
Dark Tussock
Dicallomera fascelina
Upload a Photo
 
Lobster Moth
Stauropus fagi

(Linnaeus, 1758) 1999 / 71.009
Norfolk status
Woodland habitats.
English name from the remarkable crustacean-like appearance of the caterpillar.

Recorded in 57 (83%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1868.
Last Recorded in 2020.
Additional Stats

< Poplar Kitten  |  Marbled Brown >

Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
04/07/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
27/06/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
27/06/2020128TF93 - Fakenham/Walsingham
26/06/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
25/06/2020127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
Show Details | 1990 to 2019 | 2000 to 2019 |
Express Record Lobster Moth
We need your records!
Do you have records of Lobster Moth?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2020
   

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 24-33mm.
Flight: One generation May-July.
Foodplant:   Birch and Alder, Oak, Beech
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
Share this page


Photos Required | T-shirts | Data Policy | Cookies Policy
    
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2020. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2020. Data © NOLA™ 2020
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy