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Red-green Carpet
Chloroclysta siterata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1760 / 70.095
Photo © Peter Kitchener

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Autumn Green Carpet
Chloroclysta miata
Forewing: 14-17mm.
Flight: One generation Sept-Nov. (March-May)
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
An autumn species that hibernates from December to February flying again in early spring.
Mainly woodland habitats.

Recorded in 59 (86%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
27/11/2019128TF70 - Beachamwell/Oxborough
26/11/2019227TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
26/11/2019228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
24/11/2019228TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
24/11/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
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