IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

A species of southern Europe, which has increased dramatically in northern Europe since the mid 1990s, first reaching Great Britain in 2002, eastwards to Mongolia and northern China. Maybe absent from areas for a number of years, suddenly establishing large colonies that may persist for many years.


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