Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Scoliopteryx libatrix Linnaeus, 1758
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Family: Erebidae
Checklist Number: 72.001

Rare and found in range of habitats where the foodplants are present. This species overwinters as an adult and is active from August to November and March to June

Willow Salix and poplar Populus are the two main foodplants

Scoliopteryx libatrix