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Barred Sallow
Tiliacea aurago ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2272 / 73.180
Photo © Peter Hall,  Bringsty Common October 2021

Similar West Midlands Species
Centre-barred Sallow
Atethmia centrago
Forewing: 14-16mm
Flight: September - November
Foodplant:   Field Maple and Beech
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2

A common resident found across the region.

A species of broadleaved woodland, mature hedgerows and some gardens.

Overwinters as an egg while adults come to light and to sugar.

Recorded in 96 (69%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1869.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)

Latest 5 Records (Data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
11/11/2022139SJ83 - Swynnerton/Trentham
11/11/2022137SO85 - Worcester
05/11/2022137SP06 - Redditch
30/10/2022137SO75 - Bringsty & Broadwas
30/10/2022137SP06 - Redditch
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