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Thyatiridae

1657 Common Lutestring, Ochropacha duplaris (Linnaeus, 1761)

Status and ecology:

Resident. Usually occurs singly or sparingly in a wide range of habitats but it is sometimes fairly common near deciduous woodland. Widespread, but very local and irregular in any numbers. Perhaps decreasing in central Sussex. Single-brooded, flying mainly from the second week of June to late August, sometimes from late May and occasionally to early September. Larvae feed on birch. (Pratt, 2011)

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Bracklesham, 04 vi 2016 Photo: Derek Lee

Ochropacha duplaris (Linnaeus, 1761)

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