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Pyrrhia umbra (Hufnagel, 1766)

Bordered Sallow
73.0700 (B&F: 2399)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
  »Family: Noctuidae
   »Subfamily: Heliothinae
    »Tribe: Acontiini

Status and ecology:

A declining resident species in danger of extinction in Sussex. Normally occurs singly at mv light in a wide range of habitats, although is occasionally seen sparingly on the downs and even fairly commonly in Westdean woods. Single-brooded flying from early June to the second week of August. Larvae feed on restharrow. (Pratt, 2011)

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Bracklesham, 21 viii 2017 Photo: Derek Lee

Pyrrhia umbra (Hufnagel, 1766)

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