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Small Angle Shades
Euplexia lucipara

(Linnaeus, 1758) 2305 / 73.114
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Yorkshire Status: Fairly common and fairly widespread resident.

Sutton & Beaumont, 1989: Recorded from all five vice-counties but most commonly from VC63 and VC64. There do not appear to be any specific habitat preferences.

2012 (CHF): Common and widespread all across the county. Numbers appear to be stable.

Recorded in 158 (79%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1879.
Last Recorded in 2022.
Additional Stats

< Angle Shades  |  Haworth's Minor >
Forewing: 14-17mm
Flight: June - July
Foodplant:   Bracken, other ferns, and herbaceous and woody 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
01/09/2022161SE94 - Middleton-on-the-Wolds
23/08/2022+63SE60 - Hatfield
12/08/2022162SE89 - Hole of Horcum
30/07/2022163SE13 - Bradford
30/07/2022163SE40 - Goldthorpe
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