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Lesser Cream Wave
Scopula immutata
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Smoky Wave
Scopula ternata

Schrank, 1802 1694 / 70.026

Local resident.

A species of mountain and moorland.

Readily disturbed during the day, also comes to light.

Verification Grade Comment: Ideally take a photo if away from regular sites.

Recorded in 27 (19%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1900.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 12-15mm
Flight: June - July
Foodplant:   Heather and Bilberry
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
05/07/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSK02
29/06/20193VC39 - StaffordshireSK02
29/06/20193VC39 - StaffordshireSK02
29/06/20193VC39 - StaffordshireSK02
29/06/20195VC39 - StaffordshireSK02

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