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Scallop Shell
Rheumaptera undulata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1789 / 70.121
Photo © Stephen Youngs,  06/07/2015 - Norwich, South Croft, Hethersett

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 16-19mm.
Season: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Sallows, Aspen, Billberry.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Highly distinctive moth.
Open woodland, heathland, grassland and marshy areas.

Recorded in 53 (77%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
27/07/2019127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
25/07/2019127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
24/07/2019127TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
20/07/2019127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
16/07/2019227TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
Further info: Rheumaptera undulata
 
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