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Purple-barred Yellow
Lythria purpuraria

(Linnaeus, 1758) 1717 / 70.0389

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Old unconfirmed 19th Century records from Perth in Scotland, York and Kent. No modern-day UK records.

Verification Grade Comment: Occurrence in the British Isles unconfirmed

Determination by Genitalia Examination (gen. det.) Required

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1870.
Last Recorded in 1870.
Additional Stats

< Vestal  |  Oblique Striped >
Forewing: 10-12mm
Flight: April - June with a second generation July - September.
Foodplant:   Prostrate Knotweed
GB Status: Unconfirmed
Verification Grade:  Adult: 4
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Date#VC10k Area
1870262SE65 - York (E)
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