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Orange Upperwing
Jodia croceago

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 2257 / 73.199

A rare immigrant. Last Herefordshire record was 1887, last Worcestershire record was in Wyre Forest in 1970 and 1971 in Shropshire.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 5 (4%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1867.
Last Recorded in 1971.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 14-17mm
Flight: September - November, February - May
Foodplant:   Oaks
Red List: Possibly Extinct (PE)
GB Status: Nationally Rare
BAP Status: Priority Species
Former Status: Red Data Book
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
1971+VC40 - ShropshireSO37
28/06/19701VC37 - WorcestershireSO77 -
26/06/19701VC40 - ShropshireSO77 -
11/05/19683VC37 - WorcestershireSO77
11/05/19681VC40 - ShropshireSO77

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