Noctuidae : Acronictinae
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Sycamore
Acronicta aceris

(Linnaeus, 1758) 2279 / 73.039

Norfolk status
Widespread.
Ground colour varies from pale grey to dark sooty-grey.
Gardens, parks, woodland, scrub, heathland.
Overwinters, sometimes twice, as a pupa.

Recorded in 65 (88%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1940.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
16/07/2024127TG42Eccles
15/07/2024127TG31Upton
15/07/2024128TM09Great Ellingham
15/07/2024127TG11Costessey
14/07/2024227TG20Poringland
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Forewing: 18-22mm.
Flight: One generation June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Sycamore, Field Maple, maples, Horse-chestnut
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Former Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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