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Ypsolopha nemorella
Hooked Smudge (Linnaeus, 1758)
Ypsolophidae: Ypsolophinae
452 / 17.002
Photo © Dave Appleton,  12/07/2014 - Woodcock Corner, Selbrigg

Similar Norfolk Species: None
Wingspan: 21-24mm
Flight: July - Aug
Foodplant:   Honeysuckle
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
One of the larger species of the genus Ypsolopha.
Diagnostic dark spot on a creamy forewing.

Recorded in 19 (28%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
04/08/2019127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
22/07/2019128TM08 - Banham/Lopham
16/07/2019128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
08/08/2018127TG14 - Sheringham
06/08/2018127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
Further info: Ypsolopha nemorella
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