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Orange Sallow
Tiliacea citrago

(Linnaeus, 1758) 2271 / 73.179
=Xanthia citrago

An uncommon though local resident.

Found in parks, gardens, suburban avenues where Limes are planted.

Overwinters as an egg while adults come to light and to sugar and wine ropes.

Recorded in 60 (43%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1857.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 15-17mm
Flight: August - October
Foodplant:   Limes
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
11/10/20201VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82
29/09/20201VC39 - StaffordshireSJ90
29/09/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSP06
28/09/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO72
22/09/20201VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82

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