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Green Arches
Anaplectoides prasina

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 2138 / 73.352

A common resident found across the region.

A species of broadleaved woodland and carr but also comes to gardens.

Overwinters as a small larva and comes to light and to sugar.

Recorded in 87 (62%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 20-25mm
Flight: June - July
Foodplant:   Herbaceous and woody plants
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
19/07/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO74
13/07/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO74
12/07/20221VC39 - StaffordshireSJ90
06/07/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO32
02/07/20221VC40 - ShropshireSJ60

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