Noctuidae : Hadeninae
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Feathered Gothic
Tholera decimalis

(Poda, 1761) 2178 / 73.253

An uncommon resident.

A species of open grassy places but also some parks and gardens.

Overwinters as an egg and adults come regularly to light.

Note could be confused with the Gothic but, if male, the feathered antennae should help to identify it.

Recorded in 101 (72%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1857.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 16-22mm
Flight: August - September
Foodplant:   Grasses
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
BAP Status: Declining (Research only)
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
29/09/20221VC40 - ShropshireSO57
28/09/20221VC40 - ShropshireSO57
19/09/20222VC40 - ShropshireSO57
17/09/20221VC40 - ShropshireSO57
16/09/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO54

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