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Light Crimson Underwing
Catocala promissa ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Erebidae: Erebinae
2454 / 72.082
Photo © Andrew Gardner,  Stourbridge 10/08/2019

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Red Underwing
Catocala nupta
Forewing: 26-32mm
Flight: July - September
Foodplant:   Pedunculate Oak, possible Sessile Oak
Red List: Near Threatened (NT)
GB status: Nationally Rare
Former Status: Red Data Book
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3

A rare migrant, recorded at light in 2019 at Stourbridge in Worcestershire.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (1%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 2019.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2022)

Latest 5 Records (Data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
10/08/2019137SO88 - Highgate Common/Kinver
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