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Barred Hook-tip
Watsonalla cultraria (Fabricius, 1775)
Drepanidae: Drepaninae
1647 / 65.003
Photo © Jim Swalwell,  21/07/2018 - Cranwich Camp Track

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Oak Hook-tip
Watsonalla binaria
Forewing: 12-17mm.
Flight: Two Generations. May-Jun. Jul-Sep.
Foodplant:   Beech.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Found in Beech woodland.
Attracted to light, males also fly in the sunshine.

Recorded in 44 (59%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2021.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/08/2021228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
22/09/2020128TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hockham
13/09/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
08/09/2020228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
26/08/2020228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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