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Tawny Pinion
Lithophane semibrunnea
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Pale Pinion
Lithophane socia

(Clerck, 1759) 2236 / 73.201
=Lithophane hepatica
Norfolk status
Inhabiting broad-leaved woodland and parkland, the moths are on the wing in October and November, and reappear after hibernation in early spring, when breeding occurs.

Since recorded at Wells in 2002, rapidly spreading over the county, with many records in 2008, 2009, 2010...

Recorded in 54 (73%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2002.
Last Recorded in 2022.
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Determination
Pale Pinion (M) - Narborough 5-6-10 - J Wheeler
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
23/05/2022128TF94 - Wells/Stiffkey
17/05/2022127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
12/05/2022127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
09/05/2022127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
04/05/2022127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 17-20mm.
Flight: Oct-May. (hibernating)
Foodplant:   Oaks birches, sallows, Hazel other trees and shrubs
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Former Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult

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