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Brighton Wainscot
Oria musculosa

(Hübner, [1808]) 73.143

Extinct former resident in the region, and in Britain. Bred in arable fields.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 16 (21%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1938.
Last Recorded in 1981.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Grasses including cereal crops.
Red List Status: Possibly Extinct (PE)
GB Status: Nationally Rare
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
25/08/19811VC22 - BerkshireSU38
1981+VC22 - BerkshireSU39
08/08/19801VC22 - BerkshireSU57
01/01/1980 to 31/12/1981+VC22 - BerkshireSU39
01/01/1980 to 31/12/1981+VC22 - BerkshireSU39

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