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Small Fan-footed Wave
Idaea biselata

(Hufnagel, 1767) 1702 / 70.013
Photo © Andy Nunn,  Raywell VC 61

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Yorkshire Status: Very common and widespread resident.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Formerly widely distributed but seldom recorded (YNU, 1970), it is now known to occur in many sites throughout the five vice-counties.

2012 (CHF): Common and widespread across the county and seems to be doing well.

Recorded in 165 (83%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1883.
Last Recorded in 2022.
Additional Stats

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Forewing: 10-11mm
Flight: June - August
Foodplant:   Various low-growing plants
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
19/09/2022164SE27 - Kirkby Malzeard
04/09/2022161TA17 - Bempton
02/09/2022161TA04 - Beverley (N)
28/08/2022163SE03 - Haworth
26/08/2022161TA04 - Beverley (N)
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