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Red-necked Footman
Atolmis rubricollis

(Linnaeus, 1758) 2039 / 72.042

An uncommon but increasing species.

A moth of woodland, including conifers.

Overwinters as a pupa while the adults are attracted to light.

Recorded in 55 (39%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1870.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 15-18mm
Flight: June - July
Foodplant:   Lichens
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
25/06/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO44
25/06/202014VC36 - HerefordshireSO47
25/06/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO51
24/06/20202VC36 - HerefordshireSO51
24/06/20204VC37 - WorcestershireSO76

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