Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Orthosia gracilis [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
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Family: Noctuidae
Checklist Number: 73.247

Scarce and infrequently seen, possibly a migrant species. Occurs from April to May

Bog Myrtle Myrica gale and willow Salix are the preferred foodplants

Orthosia gracilis
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