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Yellow-barred Brindle
Acasis viretata (Hübner, 1799)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1883 / 70.200
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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 10-14mm.
Flight: Two generations May-June. July-Sept.
Foodplant:   Holly, Ivy, Privet, Dogwood and Hawthorn.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Fresh specimens a greenish colour fading to yellow.

Recorded in 63 (91%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
13/09/2020127TG41 - Acle/Hemsby
12/09/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
12/09/2020128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
10/09/2020127TG21 - N.Norwich/Spixworth
08/09/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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