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Purple Treble-bar
Aplocera praeformata (H?bner, [1826])
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1869 / 70.194

Similar Upper Thames Species
Aplocera plagiata
Lesser Treble-bar
Aplocera efformata
Foodplant:   St. John's-worts
Red List:
GB Status: Immigrant
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3

Status in the region uncertain. A single (unconfirmed) record, from 1919 on the edge of the Chilterns at Chinnor, one of only two British records. Possibly a rare immigrant, or extinct former resident.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1919.
Last Recorded in 1919.
(Data up to end 2022)

Latest 5 Records (Data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
1919123SP70 - Thame, Longwick
Further info: Aplocera praeformata
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