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Clay Triple-lines
Cyclophora linearia (Hübner, 1799)
Geometridae: Sterrhinae
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Photo © Matthew Casey,  25/05/2019 - Hethersett

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Similar Norfolk Species
Blair's Mocha
Cyclophora puppillaria
Maiden's Blush
Cyclophora punctaria
Forewing: 14-16mm.
Flight: Mainly one generation May-July. (Aug-Oct)
Foodplant:   Beech.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Mostly Breckland.
Second brood individuals are often different to those of the first and closely resemble Maiden's Blush.

Recorded in 46 (67%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
23/06/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
14/06/2020127TG20 - Norwich
27/05/2020+28TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
21/05/2020328TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
21/05/20201728TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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