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Lozotaeniodes formosana

(Geyer, 1830)49.040
=Lozotaeniodes formosanus

An adventive species from Europe, first found in Surrey in 1945, which has since spread throughout the southern half of the UK. Common and widespread throughout our region, wherever Scots Pine is found.

Recorded in 57 (73%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1977.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Scots Pine
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
Epiphyas postvittana | Adoxophyes orana >
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
17/10/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU68
04/09/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU67
28/08/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSU68
08/08/20221VC22 - BerkshireSU56
29/07/20221VC23 - OxfordshireSP33
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