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Riband Wave
Idaea aversata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Geometridae: Sterrhinae
1713 / 70.016
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Plain Wave
Idaea straminata
Forewing: 14-16mm.
Flight: One generation. June-Aug. (Sept-Oct)
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Two distinct forms occur of this species, roughly equal in numbers. One has a dark band across all four wings, where as the other f. remutata, only has narrow cross-lines.

Recorded in 67 (97%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/05/2020127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
18/05/2020128TL98 - Brettenham/Harling
05/10/2019128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
04/10/2019128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
03/10/2019128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
Further info: Idaea aversata
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