Geometridae : Sterrhinae
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Purple-bordered Gold
Idaea muricata

(Hufnagel, 1767) 1698 / 70.002

Recorded in 6 (10%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1898.
Last Recorded in 2021.
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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
20/07/2021126TL78 - Brandon/Lakenheath
22/07/2013226TL78 - Brandon/Lakenheath
17/07/2006126TL77 - Mildenhall
12/07/2003226TL77 - Mildenhall
07/07/2001126TL88 - Thetford
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Forewing: 8-10mm.
Flight: One generation. June-July.
Foodplant:   Marsh Cinquefoil
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Nationally Scarce
Former Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ - Suffolk 2023. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2023. Data © NOLA™ - Suffolk 2023
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