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Iron Prominent
Notodonta dromedarius

(Linnaeus, 1767) 2000 / 71.012

A common resident found across the region.

Found in broadleaved woodland, heathland, carr and gardens.

Overwinters as a pupa and adults come readily to light.

Recorded in 116 (83%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1887.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 18-24mm
Flight: May - June and July - August
Foodplant:   Birch and Alder
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
28/08/20221VC39 - StaffordshireSJ95
26/08/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO74
23/08/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO62
23/08/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO55
23/08/20221VC39 - StaffordshireSK01

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