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Beautiful Hook-tip
Laspeyria flexula ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Erebidae: Boletobiinae
2473 / 72.069
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Forewing: 13-15mm.
Flight: One generation June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Lichens.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Woodland, parkland, scrub, hedgerows and old orchards.

Recorded in 66 (96%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
14/09/2020127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
15/08/2020127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
11/08/2020127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
11/08/2020127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
10/08/2020127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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