Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Phiaris schulziana Fabricius, [1777]
Large Marble

Family: Tortricidae
Checklist Number: 49.172

Occurs irregularly and was first recorded on South Uist in 2009. A moorland species active from June to August

The foodplants are thought to be Heather Calluna vulgaris and Bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus

Phiaris schulziana
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