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Scallop Shell
Rheumaptera undulata

(Linnaeus, 1758) 70.121
=Hydria undulata

Widespread across the region but quite local. Inhabits damp woodland.

Recorded in 42 (54%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1750.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Sallows, Aspen, Bilberry
Red List Status: 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
15/07/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU76
08/07/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU97
06/07/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP85
06/07/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP85
28/06/20223VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP85

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