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Udea ferrugalis
Rusty-dot Pearl (Hübner, 1796)
Crambidae: Spilomelinae
1395 / 63.031
Photo © Neil Marks,  Waxham 25/10/2017

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 18-22 mm.
Flight: Any time of the year.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Migrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
A well-known migrant. Recorded from most coastal stations and many gardens.
Can occur at any time but is predominantly recorded Aug - Oct.

Recorded in 59 (80%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1890.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
12/10/2021127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
11/10/2021127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
11/10/2021127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
10/10/2021227TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
09/10/2021827TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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