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Brown Silver-line
Petrophora chlorosata (Scopoli, 1763)
Geometridae: Ennominae
1902 / 70.222
Photo © Peter Hall

Similar Upper Thames Species: None
Foodplant:   Bracken
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1

Widespread and common across the region, in a range of habitats where the foodplant is found.

Recorded in 63 (81%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1750.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)

Latest 5 Records (Data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
14/07/2022123SP33 - Sibford Ferris/Hook Norton
08/07/2022222SU97 - Slough (S), Windsor
26/06/20221022SU86 - Wokingham / Bracknell
26/06/2022522SU86 - Wokingham / Bracknell
22/06/20221622SU96 - Ascot / Sunninghill
Further info: Petrophora chlorosata
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