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Nemophora degeerella
Yellow-barred Long-horn

(Linnaeus, 1758)7.001/148
Norfolk status
Day flying, often in large groups.
Males have antennae three and a half to four times the length of the forewing and are the longest in the British Lepidoptera.
Bronzy purple forewing with golden yellow fascia edged in purple.
Also flies at dusk often in groups.

Recorded in 57 (83%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2018.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/06/2018127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
18/06/2018128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
18/06/2018127TG32 - Stalham/Catfield
16/06/2018+27TG14 - Sheringham
15/06/2018327TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
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Wingspan: 17-23mm.
Season: May - July.
Foodplant:   Leaf litter
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
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