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Oblique Carpet
Orthonama vittata

(Borkhausen, 1794) 70.046

Inhabits marshy places. Very local in the region and chiefly found in low-lying parts of Oxfordshire and neighbouring areas of Buckinghamshire.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 21 (27%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1750.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Marsh Bedstraw, Heath Bedstraw
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
BAP Status: Declining Species (BAP R)
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
09/06/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSP51
02/06/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSP51
30/08/20191VC23 - OxfordshireSP51
25/08/20191VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP71
22/08/20151VC23 - OxfordshireSP30

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