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Yellow-line Quaker
Leptologia macilenta

(Hübner, 1809) 2264 / 73.190
=Agrochola macilenta
Photo © Colin Duke 2019,  Judy Woods Garden, VC63

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Yorkshire Status: Common and fairly widespread resident.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: This species has increased in many areas in the last decade. It is now much more common than the previous species [ie Red-line Quaker], although only slightly more widely recorded. Its increase seems to have matched the decline of A. lychnidis (Denis & Schiffermiiller).

2012 (CHF): Fairly common and widespread across all of the county. It is now equally as common as Red-line Quaker with similar numbers on the database. There are no recent changes in numbers or distribution.

Recorded in 138 (69%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1845.
Last Recorded in 2023.
Additional Stats

< Red-line Quaker  |  Brick >
Forewing: 14-16mm
Flight: September - November
Foodplant:   Oaks, poplars, Beech, sallows, Hawthorn, other plants.
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
18/12/2023165SE37 - Ripon
15/12/2023161TA03 - Beverley (S) / Cottingham
20/11/2023164SE33 - Leeds
20/11/2023162SE98 - Wykeham
20/11/2023161TA03 - Beverley (S) / Cottingham
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