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Archer's Dart
Agrotis vestigialis

(Hufnagel, 1766) 2085 / 73.322
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Yorkshire Status: Uncommon and local resident.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: There are few recent records. This species is very local in Yorkshire except on the coast.

2012 (CHF): There is a healthy colony of this moth at Spurn and it is reported most years from Teesside. There have been many inland records from the west of VC61 but it has not been reported from there since 2006. No records from VC63 since 1989.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 24 (12%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1874.
Last Recorded in 2022.
Additional Stats

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Forewing: 14-18mm
Flight: July - September
Foodplant:   Herbaceous 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
23/08/2022561TA41 - Kilnsea / Spurn Head
23/08/2022161TA41 - Kilnsea / Spurn Head
23/08/2022161TA41 - Kilnsea / Spurn Head
22/08/2022261TA41 - Kilnsea / Spurn Head
21/08/2022161TA41 - Kilnsea / Spurn Head
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