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Great Brocade
Eurois occulta

(Linnaeus, 1758) 2137 / 73.350

An uncommon migrant.

Frequents rivers, boggy areas in scrubby moorland, broadleaved woodland.

Adults come to light and to sugar.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 19 (14%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1899.
Last Recorded in 2013.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 24-27mm
Flight: Immigrants arrive August - September
Foodplant:   Bog-myrtle plus other plants including Sallow and Birch
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
13/07/20131VC37 - WorcestershireSP18
28/08/20071VC37 - WorcestershireSO73
25/08/2007+VC39 - StaffordshireSJ94
25/08/20072VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82
25/08/20071VC39 - StaffordshireSJ74

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