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Pale-shouldered Brocade
Lacanobia thalassina

(Hufnagel, 1766) 2158 / 73.264
Photo © Tony Moverley, 15 May 2018,  Giggleswick Lords Wood Meadow VC64

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Yorkshire Status: Common and fairly widespread resident.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Widespread and often common in all five vice-counties. Records suggest the species possibly has a preference for lower, calcareous areas.

2012 (CHF): This species is still common and widespread across the county and there are no recent changes in distribution or numbers. Very occasional late records in August and September are suggestive of a second brood.

Recorded in 156 (78%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1879.
Last Recorded in 2022.
Additional Stats

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Forewing: 16-20mm
Flight: May - July
Foodplant:   Woody plants
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
26/08/2022163SE23 - Horsforth / Headingly / Pudsey
27/07/2022161TA41 - Kilnsea / Spurn Head
23/07/2022164SE14 - Ilkley / Menston / B in W
19/07/2022262NZ62 - Redcar / Saltburn-by-the-Sea
19/07/2022161TA27 - Flamborough Head (North)
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