The Moths of Suffolk
375 White-barred Clearwing, Synanthedon spheciformis, (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

National Status : Notable Nb

Local Status : Resident (SMP Status 3)

Wingspan details : Forewing 12-14mm, Wingspan 28-32mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultWelsh Clearwing, Synanthedon scoliaeformis

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Norfolk (3.vi.2007) © Lee Gregory

Life history chart
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Further Photographs

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Attracted to Tip pheromone - North cove reserve, Suffolk (9.vi.2012) © Neil Sherman
Catfield Fen, Norfolk (30.v.2011) © Neil Sherman
Catfield Fen, Norfolk (30.v.2011) © Neil Sherman
 
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Attracted to Tip pheromone - North cove reserve, Suffolk (1.vi.2014) © Neil Sherman