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Crescent
Helotropha leucostigma

(Hübner, 1808) 73.119
=Celaena leucostigma

Local across the region, predominantly in low-lying areas, in wetlands.

Recorded in 41 (53%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1750.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Yellow Iris, Great Fen-sedge
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
16/08/20222VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP84
09/08/20222VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP84
06/08/20226VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP71
03/08/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP83
02/08/20223VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP84

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