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Brimstone Moth
Opisthograptis luteolata

(Linnaeus, 1758) 1906 / 70.226

Suffolk Status: Common across Suffolk. Found in woodland, parks and gardens.

Recorded in 58 (100%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1930.
Last Recorded in 2023.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
29/09/2023125TM25 - Wickham Market/Otley
28/09/2023125TM25 - Wickham Market/Otley
26/09/2023126TL78 - Brandon/Lakenheath
26/09/2023125TM25 - Wickham Market/Otley
25/09/2023125TM36 - Peasenhall/Saxmundham
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Forewing: 14-21mm.
Flight: Two or Three generations April-Oct.
Foodplant:   Blackthorn, hawthorns, Plum and Bullace
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 2023. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2023. Data © NOLA™ - Suffolk 2023
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