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Tawny Shears
Hadena perplexa

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 73.286

Local but recorded widely across the region, usually on well-drained calcareous soils including the Chilterns chalk.

Recorded in 45 (58%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1750.
Last Recorded in 2021.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Campions
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
16/07/20211VC23 - OxfordshireSP33
12/07/20211VC23 - OxfordshireSP33
30/06/20201VC23 - OxfordshireSP50 -
08/05/20201VC22 - BerkshireSU48
22/07/20182VC23 - OxfordshireSP33

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