Geometridae : Sterrhinae
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Dwarf Cream Wave
Idaea fuscovenosa
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Small Fan-footed Wave
Idaea biselata

(Hufnagel, 1767) 1702 / 70.013

Morley's Final Catalogue: Abundant in all the woods around Ipswich in July; and generally distributed, though little noticed in the north, as at Fritton in 1935, or to the west of Raydon Wood. Sometimes at Monks Soham light.

Recent Suffolk Status: Common.

Life history: Single brooded with occasional records in the autumn in recent years.

Identification: See Treble Brown spot and Dwarf Cream wave.

Habitat: A wide variety of habitats including gardens.

Recorded in 55 (95%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1935.
Last Recorded in 2023.
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Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
10/09/2023126TL77 - Mildenhall
08/09/2023125TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham
03/09/2023125TM24 - Woodbridge/Martlesham
02/09/2023126TL84 - Sudbury/Glemsford
01/09/2023125TM49 - Somerleyton/Beccles
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 10-11mm.
Flight: One generation. June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Uncertain various low-growing plants
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
     
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ - Suffolk 2024. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2024. Data © NOLA™ - Suffolk 2024
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