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Flame
Axylia putris

(Linnaeus, 1761) 2098 / 73.328

A common species across the region.

Found in a range of habitats including gardens.

Overwinters as a pupa while adults come readily to light and sugar. They also visit flowers.

Recorded in 114 (81%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1857.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 14-16mm
Flight: June - July and September
Foodplant:   Many low growing plants
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
14/09/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82
29/08/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO55
26/08/20191VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82
21/08/20191VC36 - HerefordshireSO74
08/08/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSO87

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