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Blue-bordered Carpet
Plemyria rubiginata ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1766 / 70.084
Photo © Nick Watmough,  29/06/2019 - Eaton Norwich

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 12-15m.
Flight: One generation June-Aug.
Foodplant:   Alder and Blackthorn.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Damp woodland, scrub, hedgerows and gardens.

Recorded in 54 (78%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1834.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
12/08/2020128TF63 - Snettisham/Dersingham
24/07/2020127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
22/07/2020127TG42 - Hickling/Horsey
17/07/2020128TF91 - Dereham
17/07/2020127TG20 - Norwich
Further info: Plemyria rubiginata
 
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