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Autumn Green Carpet
Chloroclysta miata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1761 / 70.096
Photo © Judy Dunmore,  25/10/2017 - Beeston Bump

Similar Norfolk Species
Red-green Carpet
Chloroclysta siterata
Forewing: 15-17mm.
Flight: One generation Sept-Nov. (March-May)
Foodplant:   Sallows, Birches, Alder, Lime etc.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Not Common.
Autumn species that overwinters as an adult.
Broadleaved woodland, scrub, hedgerows.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 22 (32%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2017.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/10/2017127TG14 - Sheringham
15/09/2008127TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
July 2007127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
06/06/2005528TF74 - Holme/Titchwell
March 2002127TG20 - Norwich
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