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Mottled Rustic
Caradrina morpheus

(Hufnagel, 1766) 2387 / 73.092

A common resident across the region.

Found in many habitats.

Overwinters as a full-grown larva. Adults come readily to light.

Note can be confused with a number of species but the blurred kidney mark and oval mark are distinctive.

Recorded in 107 (76%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1857.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 13-16mm
Flight: June - August
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
16/09/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO32
15/09/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO55
12/09/20201VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82
21/08/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO87
13/08/20202VC36 - HerefordshireSO32

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