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Cream-bordered Green Pea
Earias clorana (Linnaeus, 1761)
Nolidae: Chloephorinae
2418 / 74.011
Photo © Theo De Clermont,  24/06/2021 at Holme Dunes NWT

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Similar Species: None
Forewing: 10-12mm.
Flight: One generation May-July. (Aug)
Foodplant:   Sallows and willows.
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Former Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Common and widespread.
Formerly Nationally Scarce B, gradually increased in numbers over the last 30+ years.

Broads, fens, sallow carr and damp woodland.
Similar to Green Oak Tortrix but Cream-bordered Green Pea has white leading edge to forewing and white hindwing.

Recorded in 67 (91%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2024.
Additional Stats

Latest 10 Records
09/07/2024127TG10Cringleford (UEA)
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