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Udea olivalis

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)1392 / 63.037

A common species found in woods, hedgerows and various bushy places including gardens. Adults hide during the day but are easily disturbed. They later come readily to light.

Recorded in 109 (78%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1853.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Wingspan: 24-28 mm.
Flight: June and July.
Foodplant:   Herbaceous plants.
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
09/08/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO53
08/08/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO74
29/07/20221VC40 - ShropshireSO28
29/07/20221VC37 - WorcestershireSO74
28/07/20221VC36 - HerefordshireSO33
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