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|The Mocha Cyclophora annulata|
Status: Former resident.
Distribution and Abundance: Local.
Primary Habitat: Woodland.
Flight Period: Double brooded in May and June and again in July and August.
Localities and Last Record: Old Head Wood to 1932, Weekley Hall Wood to 1941 and Castor Hanglands pre 1961. Last record 1973 Grafton Park Wood (F. Adams).
Observations: The moth used to be disturbed from its foodplant maple and surrounding herbage by day. Although it was described as common at Castor Hanglands in a review for the years 19111960, records from elsewhere in the county suggest that the decline set in during the 1940s.
L.O.N.: 1907. Geddington Chase, Farming Woods, Yardley Chase. Rather common.
First Record: 1863, Smith.