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Spectacle
Abrostola tripartita

(Hufnagel, 1766) 2450 / 73.001

Bedfordshire status
Common resident

Verification Grade Comment: Acceptable flight time in county: 15 April to 15 September - a photo will be required if reported outside these dates

Recorded in 20 (91%) of 22 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1904.
Last Recorded in 2023.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
10/09/2023130TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
01/09/2023130TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
28/08/2023330TL03 - Ampthill, Flitwick, Silsoe
26/08/2023230TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
23/08/2023330TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
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Forewing: 15-17mm.
Flight: One or two generations. May-Sept.
Foodplant:   Common Nettle
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
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