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Lesser Swallow Prominent
Pheosia gnoma (Fabricius, 1777)
Notodontidae: Notodontinae
2006 / 71.018
Photo © Tim Hodge,  24/04/2015 - Horsey Corner

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Swallow Prominent
Pheosia tremula
Forewing: 20-26mm.
Flight: Two generations April-June. July-Aug.
Foodplant:   Birch.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
More distinct white wedge at the tornus of the forewing than Swallow Prominent.

Swallow & Lesser Swallow

Recorded in 64 (93%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/07/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
30/06/2020127TG20 - Norwich
29/06/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
28/06/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
27/06/2020128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
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