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Map-winged Swift
Korscheltellus fusconebulosa

(DeGeer, 1778) 18 / 3.003
=Hepialus fusconebulosa
Photo © Andy Nunn,  Cottingham VC 61

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Yorkshire Status: Common and fairly widespread resident.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Generally frequent in both hilly and marshy areas in all five vice-counties and may be very abundant on moorland.

2012 (CHF): Very common in areas with bracken but can be found in areas without bracken. Numbers stable.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 157 (79%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1883.
Last Recorded in 2023.
Additional Stats

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Forewing: 14-16mm
Flight: May - July
Foodplant:   Bracken, grasses, other plants
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
21/08/2023162SE38 - Leeming
18/08/2023161TA04 - Beverley (N)
15/08/2023262NZ80 - Goathland / Grosmont
11/08/2023561TA04 - Beverley (N)
10/08/2023162SE88 - Pickering (E)
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