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Orange Moth
Angerona prunaria

(Linnaeus, 1758) 70.230/1924
Norfolk status
Rare, Unmistakable.
Two main forms. Male truly orange, with female pale yellow. In other form, f.corylaria orange ground colour restricted to central bands of variable size.
Old established woodland and heathland.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 11 (16%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2017.
Additional Stats

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/06/2017127TG14 - Sheringham
15/07/2016127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
22/07/2013128TF91 - Dereham
17/06/2005+28TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
20/07/2002128TM07 - Roydon/Blo Norton
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Forewing: 20-30mm.
Season: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Broadleaved woody plants Hawthorn, Blackthorn etc
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
 Immature Adult
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