Yponomeutidae : Yponomeutinae
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Yponomeuta sedella
Orpine Ermine

Treitschke, 1832431 / 16.008
=Grey Ermine

Norfolk status
Local, mainly East Norfolk.
Grey ground colour, forewing with four rows of black dots.

Distinguished by the grey head, pale grey wing and lack of dots in the terminal area. Most likely to be confused with darker individuals of Y.padella.

Recorded in 24 (32%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2023.
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Latest 5 Records
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Wingspan: 15-18mm
Flight: April - May (July - Aug)
Foodplant:   Orpime.
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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