Geometridae : Larentiinae
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Nycterosea obstipata

(Fabricius, 1794) 70.047
=Orthonama obstipata

Irregular, rather uncommon immigrant to the region. Absent in some years but well scattered in others.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 34 (44%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1912.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Various low-growing plants
GB Status: Immigrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
13/11/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSP50
26/10/20222VC22 - BerkshireSU58
24/10/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU58
23/10/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU58
20/10/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU58

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