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Pseudoips prasinana (Warren, 1913)
Nolidae: Chloephorinae
2422 / 74.008
Photo © Neil Sherman,  Purdis Farm, Ipswich. June 2017

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 2020.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
28/06/2020125TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook
26/06/2020125TM25 - Wickham Market/Otley
26/06/2020625TM49 - Somerleyton/Beccles
25/06/2020125TM34 - Hollesley/Rendlesham Forest
24/06/2020125TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook
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