Erebidae : Lymantriinae
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Euproctis chrysorrhoea
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Yellow-tail
Euproctis similis

(Fuessly, 1775) 2030 / 72.013
Norfolk status
Adults have a bold yellow/orange tip to the abdomen and one or more black spots at the corner of the white forewing.

Usually one generation in July - August. Recently a small second generation occurring in October has been noted.

Recorded in 67 (91%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2022.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
07/08/2022427TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
04/08/2022927TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
04/08/2022127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
03/08/2022127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
03/08/20221127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: M 16-22mm. F17-23mm.
Flight: One generation July-Aug.
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees and shrubs
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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