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Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)

Great Prominent
71.0160 (B&F: 2005)

Synonym(s):
Peridea trepida (Esper, 1786)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Notodontidae
      »Subfamily: Notodontinae
        »Tribe: Notodontini

Resident species occurring sparingly or fairly commonly in deciduous woods but sometimes common and occasionally very common in parts of the north-west. Thinly distributed in the north and missing from the Downs and treeless parts of the coast. Single-brooded flying mainly from late April to mid-June. Larvae feed on oak. (Pratt, 2011)

Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
The Mens, 01 iv 2017
Photo: Dave and Penny Green
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Crowborough, 13 v 2017
Photo: Charles Waters
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Crowborough, 13 v 2017
Photo: Charles Waters
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Lindfield, 06 v 2018
Photo: Bob Foreman
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Nr. Battle, 06 v 2018
Photo: Mark Donnellan
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Wadhurst, 21 iv 2019
Photo: Michael Howard
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Wisborough Green, 05 v 2019
Photo: Dave and Pen Green
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Wakehurst, 21 v 2019
Photo: Bob Foreman
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Battle, 12 iv 2020
Photo: Adreienne Norbury
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Hurstpierpoint, 12 iv 2020
Photo: Dennis Chanter
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Steyning, 28 iv 2020
Photo: Olly Ellis
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Partridge Green, 30 iv 2014
Photo: Olly Ellis
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Brede High Woods, 28 iv 2014
Photo: Crystal Ray
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Wych Cross, Forest Row, 31 v 2013
Photo: Hew Prendergast
Peridea anceps (Goeze, 1781)
Reed Wood Ashburnham, 23 v 2011
Photo: Dave and Pen Green

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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