Geometridae : Sterrhinae
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Small Fan-footed Wave
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Single-dotted Wave
Idaea dimidiata

(Hufnagel, 1767) 1708 / 70.011

Morley's Final Catalogue: Not so abundant as in Hants, but frequent at light at Monks Soham (Mly) and common on pailings at Gorleston (D). Rarely noticed about Ipswich and in Bentley Woods; Thorpness.

Recent Suffolk Status: Common.

Life history: Single brooded.

Identification: Small Fan-footed wave and Treble Brown spot do not have the dark mark in the outer corner of the forewing.

Habitat: A wide variety of habitats including gardens.

Recorded in 54 (93%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1940.
Last Recorded in 2023.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
07/10/2023125TM28 - Mendham
15/09/2023125TM59 - Lowestoft
15/09/2023125TM15 - Helmingham/Claydon
13/09/2023125TM48 - Beccles/Brampton
09/09/2023125TM58 - Carlton Colville/Kessingland
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Forewing: 9-11mm.
Flight: One generation. June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Cow parsley, Burnet-saxifrage, Hedge bedstraw
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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