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Scarce Dagger
Acronicta auricoma ([Denis & Schifferm?ller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Acronictinae
2287 / 73.043
Photo © Barry Spence, 25 Jul 2008,  TA4115: Spurn, VC61

Similar Yorkshire Species: None
Red List: Regionally Extinct (RE)
GB Status: Extinct
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3

Yorkshire Status: Very rare and very local migrant/wanderer.

Current status (CHF, 2011): Formerly resident in the south-east of the country, all recent records have been immigrants.

VC61. Spurn 25.7.2008 (BRS). NEW COUNTY RECORD.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 200 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2008.
Last Recorded in 2008.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
25/07/2008161TA41 - Kilnsea / Spurn Head
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