Geometridae : Larentiinae
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Dingy Shell
Euchoeca nebulata

(Scopoli, 1763) 1874 / 70.112
Norfolk status
Damp woodland, fens and other marshy areas, often near water courses.
Characteristic resting posture with wings closed.
Easily disturbed by day from near food plant.

Recorded in 57 (83%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1910.
Last Recorded in 2020.
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
11/08/2020127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
10/08/2020128TF81 - Castle Acre/Litcham
10/08/2020127TM49 - Geldeston/Haddiscoe
10/08/2020+27TG13 - Baconsthorpe
10/08/2020227TG31 - Horning/Hoveton
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Forewing: 9-12mm.
Flight: One generation May-Aug.
Foodplant:   Alder
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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