Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Phaulernis fulviguttella Zeller, 1839
Yellow-spotted Lance-wing

Family: Epermeniidae
Checklist Number: 47.001

A widespread but erratic species, often found resting on the flowers of favoured foodplants during the day in July and August

Hogweed Heracleum sphondylium and Wild Angelica Angelica sylvestris are the main foodplants

Phaulernis fulviguttella
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