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Cosmorhoe ocellata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1752 / 70.087
Photo © Mike Crewe,  MV trap, Sheringham

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 13-15mm.
Season: Two generations May-July. Aug-Sept.
Foodplant:   Bedstraws.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
One of the smaller 'carpets' .
Wide variety of habitats.

Recorded in 60 (87%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1928.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
03/09/2019228TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
02/09/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
31/08/2019128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
30/08/2019+28TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
30/08/2019128TF70 - Beachamwell/Oxborough
Further info: Cosmorhoe ocellata
 
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