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Xanthorhoe designata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1722 / 70.053
Photo © Stephen Youngs,  25/05/2020 - Norwich, South Croft, Hethersett

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 11-14mm.
Flight: Two Generations. May-Jun. Jul-Aug.
Foodplant:   Unknown.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Characteristic red-brown and black central cross bar with a double projection on its outer edge.

Recorded in 55 (80%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
20/05/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
19/05/2020128TF91 - Dereham
19/05/2020127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
02/05/2020128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
11/04/2020128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
Further info: Xanthorhoe designata
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