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LARGE TORTOISESHELL Nymphalis
August 1981 in a private garden at Thornbury
Noted from Filton Railway
Embankment and Garden in the Harry Stoke area sometime this year. NBN Atlas:
Occurrence record 548531691.
A specimen present in a
private garden sometime in Thornbury in August. The Proceedings
of the Bristol Naturalists Society 1981 p.69. This is the first
documented reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.