Prev Flights Rec Search
Shaded Broad-bar
Scotopteryx chenopodiata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1732 / 70.045
Photo © Jim Swalwell,  Holme NWT, 23rd July 2011

Similar Norfolk Species
Mallow
Larentia clavaria
Snout
Hypena proboscidalis
Forewing: 16-19mm.
Season: One generation. June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Clovers and vetches.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Variable in colour.
Wide range of open grassy places, hedgerows, meadows, verges, sand-dunes etc.
Easily disturbed by day.

Recorded in 68 (99%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
08/09/2019128TF70 - Beachamwell/Oxborough
29/08/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
25/08/2019+28TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
17/08/2019128TF71 - Gayton/Narborough
17/08/2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
Further info: Scotopteryx chenopodiata
 
UK Moths
Mothdissection UK
Suffolk Moths
Hants Moths
Lepiforum.de Norfolk Moths (Full)
Back Record Home
iMoths V9.0 © Jim Wheeler 2019