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Yellow Shell
Camptogramma bilineata

(Linnaeus, 1758) 1742 / 70.059

A common species across the region.

Found in a wide range of habitats.

Flies or can be disturbed from rest during the day, comes readily to light.

Recorded in 114 (81%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 13-16mm
Flight: June - August
Foodplant:   Docks and Bedstraws
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
21/09/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSJ90
20/09/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO75
14/09/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO54
14/09/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSP06
10/09/2019+VC36 - HerefordshireSO75

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