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|Sharp-angled Carpet Euphyia unangulata|
Distribution and Abundance: Scarce.
Primary Habitat: Scrub.
Flight Period: Single brooded in June and July.
Records: 1995 Farthinghoe Reserve (T. Stokes) and 1986 Long Buckby (B. Laney).
Observations: A species with few records over the years. Old localities where the moth has been seen are Northampton 1971, Dogsthorpe Knothole 1968 and Thorpe Reservoir 1940.
L.O.N.: Undated. Uncertain. Requires confirmation. This could refer to a moth captured on 16 June 1907 at Brigstock mentioned in unpublished material. The record does not seem to have been confirmed.
Confusion Species: Cloaked Carpet
First Record: 1842, Near Towcester, Clark.