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Ypsolopha nemorella
Hooked Smudge (Linnaeus, 1758)
Ypsolophidae: Ypsolophinae
452 / 17.002
Photo © Rob Lee

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 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
07/08/2020128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
06/08/2020+27TG30 - Brundall/Cantley
18/07/2020127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
17/07/2020127TG14 - Sheringham
15/07/202048327TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
Further info: Ypsolopha nemorella
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