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Small Black Arches
Meganola strigula ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Nolidae: Nolinae
2075 / 74.001
Photo © Neil Sherman,  France. June 2005

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Least Black Arches
Nola confusalis
Forewing: 9-11mm.
Flight: June - July.
Foodplant:   Pedunculate oak.
Nat Status: Nationally Scarce A
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3

Morley's Final Catalogue: Stowmarket before 1859 (Stainton, Man. ii, 157); several specimens at Bentley by Garrett and Miller (ante 1890), and one sitting on an oak-trunk there on 11 July 1902 (Mly); Flixton, Bungay (Toms). Five in Bentley Woods, 1937 (Gd).

Recent status: Extinct in the county.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 1 (2%) of 58 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1902.
Last Recorded in 1937.

Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
1937+25TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook
11/07/1902125TM13 - Brantham/Holbrook
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