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Short-cloaked Moth
Nola cucullatella

(Linnaeus, 1758) 2077 / 74.003

A common species found across the region.

A species of hedgerows, gardens, scrub.

Overwinters as a small larva. Adults come to light but are more often seen resting on walls and windows.

Recorded in 102 (73%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 8-10mm
Flight: June - July
Foodplant:   Hawthorns, Blackthorn, Apple, Pear, Plum
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
26/07/20201VC39 - StaffordshireSO99
25/07/20201VC39 - StaffordshireSO99
23/07/20201VC40 - ShropshireSO79
22/07/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO76
17/07/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO54

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