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Little Emerald
Jodis lactearia
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Small Grass Emerald
Chlorissa viridata

(Linnaeus, 1758) 70.306

Status uncertain in the region. Associated with damp heathland.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 2 (3%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1917.
Last Recorded in 1967.
(Data up to end 2022)
Additional Stats

Foodplant:   Heathers, heaths, birches, willows.
Red List Status: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Nationally Scarce
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
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Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
19/07/1967+VC24 - BuckinghamshireSU79
10/06/1917+VC22 - BerkshireSU77

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