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Pterostoma palpina (Clerck, 1759)

Pale Prominent
71.0200 (B&F: 2011)


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

Resident. The moth usually occurs sparingly or fairly commonly in a wide range of habitats, Well distributed, but local in numbers. Double-brooded, flying mainly from late April to early July and again from late July to late August. Larvae feed on poplar and sallow. (Pratt, 2011)

Pterostoma palpina (Clerck, 1759)
Uckfield, 25 iv 2020
Photo: Alison Playle
Pterostoma palpina (Clerck, 1759)
Steyning, 09 vii 2013
Photo: Olly Ellis
Pterostoma palpina (Clerck, 1759)
Crowborogh, 17 iv 2014
Photo: Charles Waters
Pterostoma palpina (Clerck, 1759)
Henfield, 25 v 2010
Photo: Richard Roebuck
Pterostoma palpina (Clerck, 1759)
Pagham Harbour, iv 2006
Photo: Ivan Lang
Pterostoma palpina (Clerck, 1759)
Ripe, 16 vii 2006
Photo: Michael Blencowe

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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