Main: (Geometridae / Sterrhinae)
70.009 [B&F: 1709] Satin Wave (Idaea subsericeata) (Haworth, 1809)

 

Notes: Common in woodland, scrub, hedgerows, rough grassland and gardens throughout much of southern England, less frequent in south-western and northern England. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight fairly common locally, on heaths and amongst tall grasses on downland. Wingspan 22-25 mm. The most likely confusion species are the very much less common Dotted Border Wave I. sylvestraria

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Records Received By Year

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Percentage of Total Records

Total records
Max Percentage: 0.098070465
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Phenology - Adult Records

Max records: 156
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