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Beautiful Hook-tip
Laspeyria flexula ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Erebidae: Boletobiinae
2473 / 72.069
Photo © Perry Hampson,  23/6/17 North Walsham

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Forewing: 13-15mm.
Season: 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 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/07/2019227TG13 - Baconsthorpe
24/07/2019127TG20 - Norwich
24/07/2019227TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
24/07/2019127TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
22/07/2019+27TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
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