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Minucia lunaris ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Lunar Double-stripe
72.0860 (B&F: 2456)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
  »Family: Erebidae
   »Subfamily: Erebinae
    »Tribe: Ophiusini

Status and ecology:

An immigrant and presumed currently extinct transitory resident. Rare in the east and very rare in the west. Single-brooded flying mainly from late May to the third week of June. Larvae feed on oak. (Pratt, 2011)

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West Wittering, 9 v 2011 Photo: Derek Lee

Minucia lunaris ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

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