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Pseudoips prasinana (Warren, 1913)
Nolidae: Chloephorinae
2422 / 74.008
Photo © Paul Bryant,  Woolpit, Suffolk

Similar Suffolk Species: None
Forewing: 16-19mm.
Flight: One generation May-July. (Aug)
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1

Morley's Final Catalogue: Certainly scarcer than thirty years ago, when it was frequent and sometimes even abundant in the Bentley* and Assington woods; occurring also at Easton, Leiston and Beccles (ante 1890). Belstead wood, somewhat scarce in 1899 (Platten); one at Waldringfield in 1929 (Wlr); common at Blythburgh (Btn.); Tuddenham Fen in 1909 (Mly); a few larvae near Timworth in 1911 (Nurse). Bentley, abundant before 10 a.m. (Crisp).

Recent status: common and widespread resident.

Recorded in 53 (91%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1894.
Last Recorded in 2019.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
01/08/2019125TG50 - Gorleston
24/07/2019225TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook
24/07/2019+25TM34 - Hollesley/Rendlesham Forest
24/07/2019125TM58 - Carlton Colville/Kessingland
23/07/2019125TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook
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