Geometridae : Larentiinae
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Yellow Shell
Camptogramma bilineata

(Linnaeus, 1758) 70.059

Widespread and very common across the region. More numerous by day when disturbed from vegetation than in light traps.

Recorded in 73 (94%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1750.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Docks, bedstraws and other herbaceous plants
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
01/10/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSP50
21/09/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP80
21/09/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU88
20/09/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU56
18/09/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireSU89

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