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Crescent Dart
Agrotis trux

(Hubner, [1824]) 73.324

Rare in the region and probably vagrant. A coastal species, unlikely to be resident in the region.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 4 (5%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1992.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Thrift, Rock Sea-spurrey and probably other herbaceous plants
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
25/07/20191VC23 - OxfordshireSP33
09/08/20151VC22 - BerkshireSU59
07/07/1997+VC23 - OxfordshireSU77
18/07/1992+VC24 - BuckinghamshireSU97

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