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Yellow Shell
Camptogramma bilineata

(Linnaeus, 1758) 1742 / 70.059

A common species across the region.

Found in a wide range of habitats.

Flies or can be disturbed from rest during the day, comes readily to light.

Recorded in 117 (84%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2020.
(Data up to end 2020)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 13-16mm
Flight: June - August
Foodplant:   Docks and Bedstraws
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2020)
Date#VC10k Area
15/09/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO33
14/09/20201VC37 - WorcestershireSO85
13/09/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO55
13/09/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO52
12/09/20201VC36 - HerefordshireSO54

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