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Double Lobed
Lateroligia ophiogramma

(Esper, 1793) 2336 / 73.168
=Apamea ophiogramma

Davey, P., 2009: A local wetland species found as far north as southern Scotland, the larva feeding inside the stems of reed-canary grass (Phalaris arundinacea) and reed sweet-grass (Glyceria maxima). In Dorset, the moth shares the same habitat and has a similar density to that of Small Clouded Brindle2331. It is therefore local and strictly associated with river, fen and marsh habitat, being found on most of the county's river systems plus all the county's harbours and lagoons. The following... Read More

Recorded in 32 (80%) of 40 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1935.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 13-16mm
Flight: June - August
Foodplant:   Grasses
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Verification Grade:  Adult: 1
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
25/08/201929SY68 Weymouth / Martinstown
24/08/201919SY68 Weymouth / Martinstown
16/08/201929SY68 Weymouth / Martinstown
15/08/201919SY68 Weymouth / Martinstown
14/08/201919SY68 Weymouth / Martinstown

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