Geometridae : Ennominae
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Light Emerald
Campaea margaritaria

(Linnaeus, 1767) 1961 / 70.283
=Campaea margaritata

Bedfordshire status
Common resident

Verification Grade Comment: Acceptable flight time in county: 15 May to 10 October - a photo will be required if reported outside these dates

Recorded in 21 (95%) 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
15/09/2023230TL13 - Shefford, Henlow, Shillington
15/09/2023130TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
13/09/2023230TL03 - Ampthill, Flitwick, Silsoe
11/09/2023230TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
08/09/2023630TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
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Forewing: 18-26mm.
Flight: Two generations May-Aug. Aug-Oct.
Foodplant:   Broadleaved trees and shrubs
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
 Immature Adult
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