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Common Emerald
Hemithea aestivaria

(Hübner, 1799) 1669 / 70.305

Norfolk status
Common and widespread.
Distinctively shaped pointed hindwing and chequered fringes are characteristic.

Recorded in 65 (88%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
14/06/2024127TG42Eccles
13/06/2024127TM07Redgrave & Lopham Fen
06/04/2024128TL79Cranwich
31/07/20232127TG33Ridlington
30/07/2023127TG04Cley next the Sea
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Forewing: 14-17mm.
Flight: One generation. June-July.
Foodplant:   Hawthorn, Blackthorn, Hazel, oaks, willows etc
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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