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Centre-barred Sallow
Atethmia centrago (Haworth, 1809)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2269 / 73.219
Photo © Patrick Clement,  Halesowen, September 2nd 2004.

Similar West Midlands Species: None
Forewing: 15-18mm
Flight: Auguist - September
Foodplant:   Ash
Nat Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1

A common resident found across the region.

A species of broadleaved woodland, hedgerows with Ash trees, some gardens.

Overwinters as an egg while adults come regularly to light.

Recorded in 104 (74%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1800.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)

Latest 5 Records (Data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
31/10/2019139SJ82 - Eccleshall/Gnosall
11/10/2019239SJ82 - Eccleshall/Gnosall
21/09/2019236SO51 - Doward & Goodrich
21/09/2019236SO75 - Bringsty & Broadwas
20/09/2019136SO35 - Lyonshall & Pembridge
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