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Mother Shipton
Euclidia mi

(Clerck, 1759) 2462 / 72.084
=Callistege mi

A common species across the region.

A species of rough grassy places.

Overwinters as a pupa while adults fly during the day in the sunshine.

Recorded in 81 (58%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 13-16mm
Flight: May - July
Foodplant:   Clovers, trefolis and vetches
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
21/06/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSO74
20/06/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSO94
16/06/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSJ84
16/06/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSP04
15/06/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSO74

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