Geometridae : Ennominae
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Photo © george fowler,  West Cheshunt, Hertfordshire (26/06/24)

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Clouded Silver
Lomographa temerata

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 1958 / 70.280

General comments:
Widespread resident.

The Clouded Silver was one of the most frequent species seen in car headlights at dusk along country lanes during the 1980s. but numbers have crashed since then (although the moth is still common).

Recorded in 36 (88%) of 41 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1887.
Last Recorded in 2024.
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List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
26/06/2024120TL30 - Hoddesdon / Cheshunt
17/06/2024121TQ09 - Watford / Rickmansworth
30/05/2024120TL12 - Hitchin (S) / Whitwell
20/05/2024120TL11 - Harpenden / Wheathampstead
29/07/2023120TL00 - Hemel Hempstead
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Forewing: 13-15mm.
Flight: One generation May-July.
Foodplant:   Blackthorn, Hawthorn, Plum, Cherry, Crab Apple
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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