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Depressaria chaerophylli
Streaked Flat-body Zeller, 1839
Depressariidae: Depressariinae
682 / 32.047
Photo © Peter Buchner - Lepiforum

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Wingspan: 19-22mm
Season: July - August. Spring. (hibernates)
Foodplant:   Rough chervil
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
Norfolk Status
Well-marked member of the Depressariinae.
Local species with restricted distribution.
Colourful lava most likely to be found in sheltered old hedgerows etc. Adult occasionally comes to light after hibernation.

Recorded in 18 (26%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
22/05/2019128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
19/05/2019128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
01/05/2019128TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
23/04/2019127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
22/04/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
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