The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Antonechloris smaragdaria maritima Prout, 1935

Essex emerald moth

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Thetidia smaragdaria maritima Prout, 1935

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1996

 

Distribution

"open salt-marshes of the Essex and Kent coasts", England (source)

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/disappearing-britain-rare-moths-bloom-in-back-garden-a-biologist-is-fighting-to-save-endangered-species-by-releasing-caterpillars-oliver-gillie-reports-1542195.html

 

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