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Alabonia geoffrella
Common Tubic

(Linnaeus, 1767)28.022/652
Norfolk status
Spectacular day-flying species, mostly seen at sunrise. Males have characteristic rising and falling flight.
Deciduous woodland, woodland margins, old mixed hedgerows and marshy places.

Recorded in 25 (36%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2018.
Additional Stats

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
15/06/2018127TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
11/06/2018127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
10/06/20181227TG10 - Wymondham/Cringleford
09/06/20182327TG14 - Sheringham
08/06/2018+27TG23 - N.Walsham/Roughton
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Wingspan: 17-21 mm
Season: May - June
Foodplant:   bark on rotting wood.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
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