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Sandy Carpet
Perizoma flavofasciata (Thunberg, 1792)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1808 / 70.138
Photo © Mike Crewe,  MV trap, Sheringham

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 11-14mm.
Season: One generation June-July.
Foodplant:   Red Campion.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Pale sandy-brown markings.
Woodland, commons, chalky ground, fens, hedgerows and grassland.

Recorded in 63 (91%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1871.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/07/2019427TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
23/07/2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
21/07/2019127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
16/07/2019228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
13/07/2019228TF70 - Beachamwell/Oxborough
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