Pterophoridae : Pterophorinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Jim Wheeler,  Crescent Wood 2020-07-05

Upload a Photo
 
Marasmarcha lunaedactyla
Crescent Plume

(Haworth, 1811)1495 / 45.023
Norfolk status
Rare.

Distinctive moon-shaped creamy-white marking at the cleft in the brownish forewing.

Recorded from Cranwich Heath (Fenn, 1989) Grimes Graves area (Gregory, 2009) and Holt (Follows, 2010).

C. Barrett [VCH 1901] "Mimaesioptilus phzeodactylus, Hb, Hunstanton; taken by Mr. Atmore"

Recorded in 20 (29%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.
Additional Stats

Cnaemidophorus rhododactyla  |  Oxyptilus parvidactyla >

Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
11/07/2020128TL88 - Thetford
05/07/20201028TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
30/06/2020127TG20 - Norwich
26/06/2020128TF80 - Swaffham
24/06/2020228TF94 - Wells/Stiffkey
Show Details | 1990 to 2019 | 2000 to 2019 |
Express Record Marasmarcha lunaedactyla
We need your records!
Do you have records of Marasmarcha lunaedactyla?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2020
   

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Wingspan: 18-22mm.
Flight: Late June - July
Foodplant:   Restharrow and Spiny Restharrow
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
Share this page


Photos Required | T-shirts | Data Policy | Cookies Policy
  
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2020. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2020. Data © NOLA™ 2020
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy