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Blomer's Rivulet
Venusia blomeri Curtis, 1932
Geometridae: Larentiinae
1872 / 70.116
Photo © Dave Wilton,  Brockhampton Estate 2015

Similar Upper Thames Species: None
Foodplant:   Wych Elm
Red List: Least Concern (LC)
GB Status: Common
Former Status: Nationally Scarce B
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3

Very local in the region, mainly in the Buckinghamshire Chilterns. Inhabits woodland. Occasional, probable vagrants elsewhere.

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 14 (18%) of 78 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1750.
Last Recorded in 2022.
(Data up to end 2022)

Latest 5 Records (Data up to end 2022)
Date#VC10k Area
13/06/2022123SP43 - Banbury (S), Deddington
12/06/2022123SP43 - Banbury (S), Deddington
01/07/2010+24SU79 - Aston Rowant NNR, Turville
27/06/2009+24SU79 - Aston Rowant NNR, Turville
22/07/2008+24SU79 - Aston Rowant NNR, Turville
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