Geometridae : Larentiinae
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Lobophora halterata

(Hufnagel, 1767) 1879 / 70.198

A fairly common resident.

A species of broadleaved woodland and poplar plantations.

Overwinters as a pupa and adults come readily to light.

Recorded in 69 (49%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 12-15mm
Flight: May - June
Foodplant:   Aspen and Black Poplar
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
24/06/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSK11
05/06/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSP18
01/06/20191VC40 - ShropshireSJ60
01/06/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSJ90
01/06/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO36

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