Geometridae : Larentiinae
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Photo © Dave Appleton,  24/10/2016 - North Elmham - male (8th sternite & gen det)

Immature stages

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November Moth
Epirrita dilutata
Pale November Moth
Epirrita christyi
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Autumnal Moth
Epirrita autumnata

(Borkhausen, 1794) 70.109/1797
Norfolk status
One of the Epirrita genus trio. Very difficult to separate on markings alone.
Poorly-marked specimens are best identified by reference to the genitalia.

Verification Grade Comment: Very difficult to separate on markings alone.

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 30 (43%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1970.
Last Recorded in 2018.
Additional Stats

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Determination
Epirrita comparison - abdominal prongs (8th sternite) J Clifton
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
15/11/2018128TF83 - N.Creake/Syderstone
16/10/2018128TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
14/11/2017128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
27/10/2017127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
26/10/2017128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
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Forewing: 16-20mm.
Season: One generation Oct-Nov.
Foodplant:   Birch and Alder
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
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