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Triphosa dubitata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1790 / 70.123
Photo © Neil Lawton,  17/07/2017 - Scolt Head Island

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Scarce Tissue
Rheumaptera cervinalis
Forewing: 19-22mm.
Season: One generation. Aug-Oct. (April-May after hibernation)
Foodplant:   Buckthorn, Alder Buckthorn.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Rare.
Woodland, heathland, chalk and limestone areas.
Slightly glossy appearance to the upperside, and often has a purplish tinge.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 23 (33%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
15/08/2019128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
22/04/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
02/08/2018128TF41 - W.Walton/Walpole
23/07/2018128TF41 - W.Walton/Walpole
23/07/2018127TG14 - Sheringham
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