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Scarce Black Arches
Nola aerugula
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Kent Black Arches
Meganola albula

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 2076 / 74.002

Morley's Final Catalogue: [Kent to Devon; & Central Europe to Japan].

Aston's Additions: First Suffolk capture was made by Mr. Chipperfield at Knodishall on 1.viii.1948 (Trans. S.N.S., Vol. VI, part III, p. 243) and it is now known from Easton Broad, Reydon, Walberswick and Aldeburgh. It has extended its ''Kent to Devon'' (Morley, 1937) range.

Recent status: Common along the coast and Sandlings, largely absent from high Suffolk and scarce in the west of the county.

Identification: Compare with Scarce Black Arches.

Recorded in 26 (45%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1948.
Last Recorded in 2019.
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Determination
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Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
07/10/2019+25TM34 - Hollesley/Rendlesham Forest
05/08/2019+25TM34 - Hollesley/Rendlesham Forest
02/08/2019225TM44 - Orford Ness
02/08/2019225TM44 - Orford Ness
31/07/2019+25TM34 - Hollesley/Rendlesham Forest
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 10-11mm.
Flight: One or two generations June-Aug. (Aug-Sept)
Foodplant:   Dewberry, Bramble, Raspberry and Strawberry
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
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