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Tawny-barred Angle
Macaria liturata

(Clerck, 1759) 1893 / 70.214

A common resident across the region.

Most common in conifer plantations bu can occur anywhere conifers are planted.

Overwinters as a pupa while adults are readily disturbed during the day and come readily to light.

Recorded in 95 (68%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1887.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 14-17mm
Flight: May - June and August - September
Foodplant:   Pines, spruces
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
24/08/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO77
18/08/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO76
15/08/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO72
14/08/20202VC36 - HerefordshireSO51
13/08/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO97

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