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Burnet Companion
Euclidia glyphica (Linnaeus, 1758)
Erebidae: Erebinae
2463 / 72.083
Photo © Sue Pennell,  13/06/2020 - FC ride 154 Coldharbour near Foulden

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Similar Norfolk Species: None
Forewing: 13-15mm.
Flight: One generation May-July.
Foodplant:   Clovers, Bird's-foot-trefoil, Black Medick and Lucerne other vetches and trefoils.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Norfolk Status
Mainly Breckland found species.
Day-flying moth, English name from the fact that it is often found in company with Burnet moths!
Meadows, woodland rides, embankments, grassland, usually on chalky soils

Recorded in 28 (41%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
19/06/2020+28TL99 - Thompson/Gt.Hockham
13/06/2020528TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
13/06/2020428TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
04/06/2020228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
02/06/2020228TL79 - Methwold/Foulden
Further info: Euclidia glyphica
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