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Philereme transversata (Hufnagel, 1767)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1792 / 70.119
Photo © Chris Pye,  9.7.09. Watton

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Forewing: 17-20mm.
Flight: One generation July-Aug.
Foodplant:   Buckthorn.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Mostly found in the Brecks, but locally widespread throughout Norfolk in recent years.

Calcareous soils.

Recorded in 46 (67%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
12/08/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
07/08/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
04/08/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
31/07/2019128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
29/07/2019127TG04 - Blakeney/Cley
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