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Barred Hook-tip
Watsonalla cultraria (Fabricius, 1775)
Drepanidae: Drepaninae
1647 / 65.003
Photo © Peter Tilley

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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 42 (61%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/05/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
08/05/2020128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
07/05/2020128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
15/09/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
02/09/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
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