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Burnet Companion
Euclidia glyphica

(Linnaeus, 1758) 2463 / 72.083

A fairly common species across the region.

A species of rough grassland, particularly on calcareous soils. Also on embankments and woodland rides.

Overwinters as a pupa. The adults fly during the day in the sunshine.

Recorded in 77 (55%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1800.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 13-15mm
Flight: May - July
Foodplant:   Clovers and trefoils
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
23/07/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSO66
12/07/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSO98
04/07/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSO98
03/07/20192VC37 - WorcestershireSO74
03/07/20191VC37 - WorcestershireSO84

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