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Thyatiridae

1655 Poplar Lutestring, Tethea or ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Status and ecology:

Resident. Usually occurs singly or sparingly but it is occasionally fairly common at mv light in deciduous woods; scarce away from the far east, rare along treeless parts of the coast, and very local in numbers throughout. Seriously decreasing. Single-brooded, flying mainly from mid May to late July, occasionally from early May or to the third week of August. Larvae feed on poplar and aspen. (Pratt, 2011)

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Etchingham, 10 vii 2010 Photo: Caroline Moore

Tethea or ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

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Distribution map for Tethea or

(Distribution at 1km scale)

ssp. or | ssp. hibernica |   |   | All records

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Phenology: Adult records only

Forms or subspecies: ssp. or | ssp. hibernica |   |   | All records

Historic records: pre 1980 |  1980 - 1989 |  1990 - 1999 |  2000 - 2009 |  2010 on |  All

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