Moths of Suffolk
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National Status :
Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)
Distribution and abundance : Local
Flight Period : Single-brooded, July to August
Larval foodplants : poplars and Aspen (Populus) or willows (Salix), including Creeping Willow (Salix repens)
Morley's Final Catalogue : On salix and Lombardy-poplars only here. Rare round Bentley, Ipswich, Felixstow, Blaxhall, rarely at light and sitting on willow-leaves at-Monks Soham in July, Orford, Aldeburgh, Leiston, Lowestoft; sitting commonly in Blundeston marshes and on Gorleston palings up to 16 September. Brandon and taken by the Bishop at Euston.