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Waved Black
Parascotia fuliginaria

(Linnaeus, 1761) 72.066

Locally widespread in some parts of the region and appears to be increasing. Breeds in damp wooded habitats.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 43 (55%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1960.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Fungi growing on dead tree branches
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
01/08/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP60
28/07/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireSU98
28/07/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireSP60
25/07/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireSU98
25/07/20221VC24 - BuckinghamshireSU98

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