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Cosmorhoe ocellata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1752 / 70.087
Photo © Kevin Leighton,  12/08/2012 - Stow Bardolph

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 13-15mm.
Flight: 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 61 (88%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1928.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
30/08/2020128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
28/08/2020128TF82 - Sculthorpe/Raynham
24/08/2020+28TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
24/08/2020228TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hocking
22/08/2020+28TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
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