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Common Fan-foot
Pechipogo strigilata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Erebidae: Herminiinae
2488 / 72.056
Photo © Dave Wilton,  Bernwood Forest 2013

Similar Upper Thames Species
Herminia tarsipennalis
Foodplant:   Pedunculate Oak.
Red List: Near Threatened (NT)
GB Status: Nationally Rare
Former Status: Nationally Scarce A
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3

Very local in the region. A woodland species only currently found on clay on the Oxfordshire/Buckinghamshire border, where it appears to be established and is seen most years, sometimes in numbers. The few older records may indicate the former existence of other populations.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 8 (10%) 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
21/06/2022124SP61 - Bernwood, Rushbeds, Bullingdon
26/05/2022124SP61 - Bernwood, Rushbeds, Bullingdon
19/06/2019124SP61 - Bernwood, Rushbeds, Bullingdon
30/05/2019224SP61 - Bernwood, Rushbeds, Bullingdon
11/06/2018124SP61 - Bernwood, Rushbeds, Bullingdon
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