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Cream-spot Tiger
Arctia villica (Oberthur, 1911)
Erebidae: Arctiinae
2058 / 72.027
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Callimorpha dominula
Forewing: 25-32mm.
Flight: One generation May-July.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants.
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Former Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk records mostly restricted to the Brecks.

Variable in detail of markings, although overall pattern remains.
Sometimes seen by day, both sexes come to light.
Woodland and a range of open grassy areas.

Recorded in 22 (30%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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Latest 10 Records
03/06/2024128TF70Cockley Cley
26/05/2024128TM08East Harling
25/05/2024128TF70Cockley Cley
20/05/2024128TL98West Harling
05/04/2024128TL99Hockham Heath / Cranberry Rough
19/06/2023128TF74Holme NNR
18/06/2023228TL99Thompson Water
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