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Four-dotted Footman
Cybosia mesomella

(Linnaeus, 1758) 72.038/2040
Norfolk status
Mainly localised to the Brecks, although widespread records throughout the county.
Not so well recorded in recent years.
Heathland, moorland, damp grassland and open woodland.

Recorded in 51 (74%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2018.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
20/07/2018128TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
13/07/2018128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
07/07/2018+28TF62 - King's Lynn/Dersingham
06/07/2018128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
05/07/2018328TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
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Forewing: 13-16mm.
Season: One generation June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Algae and lichens on woody plants
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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