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Garden Carpet
Xanthorhoe fluctuata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1728 / 70.049
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Forewing: 13-16mm.
Flight: Two or three Generations Apr-Oct.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants.
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
A preference for suburban habitats, but can be found almost anywhere.

Recorded in 66 (89%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1924.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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Latest 10 Records
16/07/2024227TG20Norwich (Earlham)
16/07/2024128TF62King's Lynn
15/07/2024227TG20Norwich (Earlham)
15/07/2024228TF62King's Lynn
14/07/2024128TF62King's Lynn
13/07/2024128TF92Great Ryburgh
13/07/2024128TL99Rockland St Peter
13/07/2024128TF41West Walton
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