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Clouded Drab
Orthosia incerta
Common Quaker
Orthosia cerasi
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Lead-coloured Drab
Orthosia populeti

(Fabricius, 1781) 2185 / 73.246

Norfolk status
Local.
Broad-leaved woodland.
Grey moth with characteristic round tipped forewing and usually smaller compared to similar Clouded Drab. Male has visibly feathered antennae.

Recorded in 55 (74%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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Determination
Antennae comparison - Keith Kerr
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10kGeneral Area
09/02/2024128TF70Cockley Cley
30/04/2023128TF83North Creake
16/04/2023227TG10Cringleford (UEA)
14/04/2023127TG31Upton
10/04/2023127TG11Drayton
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Forewing: 15-17mm.
Flight: One generation March-April.
Foodplant:   Aspen, poplars
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Former Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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