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Apamea monoglypha (Hufnagel, 1766)
Noctuidae: Xyleninae
2321 / 73.162
Photo © Roger Murphy,  5/6/2014 Clifton

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Crescent Striped
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Forewing: 19-26mm.
Flight: One generation June-Sept
Foodplant:   Grasses.
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1

Bedfordshire status
Common resident

Verification Grade Comment: Acceptable flight time in county: 20 May to 30 September - 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.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
16/08/2023330TL03 - Ampthill, Flitwick, Silsoe
25/07/2023430TL03 - Ampthill, Flitwick, Silsoe
22/07/2023130TL04 - Bedford (South), Kempston
21/07/2023330SP92 - Leighton Buzzard, Totternhoe
20/07/2023130TL13 - Shefford, Henlow, Shillington
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