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Three-humped Prominent
Notodonta tritophus ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Notodontidae: Notodontinae
2002 / 71.015
Photo © NHM Cockayne Collection,  Mr Garneys, Earsham, Norfolk. Ex Collection of P.B. Mason 1905.

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Forewing: 22-27mm
Flight: May - June, July - Aug.
Foodplant:   poplars, willows and birches.
Nat Status: Immigrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
Norfolk Status
Very rare immigrant, only recorded a handful of times in the UK over the past hundred years.

Single Norfolk record of a female taken at Earsham, Norfolk by Mr Garneys. Later sold in the coll. of Dr Mason dated 1905. (specimen in the BMNH)

Verification Grade Comment: No modern-day records.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1905.
Last Recorded in 1905.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
1905127TM38 - Earsham
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