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Adscita statices statices (Linnaeus, 1758)
previously: Adscita statices (Linnaeus, 1758)

Forester
54.0020 (B&F: 163)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Zygaenoidea
  »Family: Zygaenidae
   »Subfamily: Procridinae
    »Tribe: Procridini

Status and ecology:

A resident species in decline, sometimes fairly common on downland slopes in the East, previously also along a few woodland rides. In danger of extinction in the West. Generally extremely local, distinctly irregular in numbers and never recorded to the east of Eastbourne. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late May to early July. Larvae feed on sorrel. (Pratt, 2011)

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Devils Dyke, 24 v 2015 Photo: Keith Alexander

Adscita statices (Linnaeus, 1758)

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