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Spuleria flavicaput
Yellow-headed Cosmet

(Haworth, 1828)904 / 39.003
Norfolk status
Scarce.
Charcoal-grey species with a distinct yellow head and two sets of raised scale-tufts on forewings.
Adult flies in morning sunshine around branches of hawthorn.
Rests with spread wings and waving antennae.
Woodland edges, scrub and hedgerows.

VC27,28 records [MBGBI vol4.1 p217]

Recorded in 12 (17%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
04/06/2019127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
30/05/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
27/05/2019127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
24/05/2019128TL78 - Hockwold/Weeting
14/05/2018128TF50 - Upwell/Marshland
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Wingspan: 12-14mm
Season: May to June
Foodplant:   Hawthorn
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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