Geometridae : Larentiinae
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Barred Tooth-striped
Trichopteryx polycommata

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 70.201

Probably extinct in the region although this is an elusive species that might still be present. However, numerous searches have been made without success. Inhabits scrub and woodland edges.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 8 (10%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1850.
Last Recorded in 1987.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Wild Privet and Ash
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Nationally Scarce
BAP Status: Priority Species
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
15/04/1987+VC22 - BerkshireSP40
1987+VC22 - BerkshireSP40
23/03/19721VC22 - BerkshireSU88
1965+VC22 - BerkshireSP40
16/04/19631VC22 - BerkshireSU39

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