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Alabonia geoffrella
Common Tubic

(Linnaeus, 1767)652 / 28.022
Norfolk status
Spectacular day-flying species, mostly seen at sunrise. Males have characteristic rising and falling flight.
Deciduous woodland, woodland margins, old mixed hedgerows and marshy places.

Recorded in 33 (45%) of 74 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2021.
Additional Stats

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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
24/06/2021127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
17/06/2021128TF90 - Watton/Shipdham
16/06/2021128TF92 - Fakenham/Ryburgh
16/06/2021127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
15/06/2021127TG11 - Drayton/Swannington
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Wingspan: 17-21 mm
Flight: May - June
Foodplant:   bark on rotting wood.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult

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