A very local species, occurring in only one or two places in Wales, and occasionally in England.
Unconfirmed record from the 1970's.
Barrett [VCH 1901] Acidalia holosericata, Dup.
"A single specimen of this very local species was taken some years ago by the Rev. H. Williams near Thetford; the presence here of this one specimen seems inexplicable, except on the supposition that others are sometimes mistaken for the preceding species"
BAP Priority Species
Verification Grade Comment: No modern-day records.
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Recorded in 1 (1%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1873.
Last Recorded in 1873.