Geometridae : Larentiinae
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Perizoma affinitata

(Stephens, 1831) 1802 / 70.132
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Yorkshire Status: Uncommon and fairly widespread resident.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Taken occasionally in all five vice-counties wherever its foodplant (red campion) occurs.

2012 (CHF): Present in good numbers all over the county with no recent changes in numbers or distribution. This species is bivoltine in Yorkshire with two overlapping broods (current literature is incorrect).

Recorded in 133 (67%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1883.
Last Recorded in 2022.
Additional Stats

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Forewing: 12-15mm
Flight: May - July, August - September
Foodplant:   Red Campion.
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
07/09/2022164SE27 - Kirkby Malzeard
05/09/2022161TA17 - Bempton
28/08/2022161TA07 - Hunmanby
28/08/2022262SE98 - Wykeham
28/08/2022162SE88 - Pickering (E)
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