Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Zygaena filipendulae Linnaeus, 1758
Six-spot Burnet

Family: Zygaenidae
Checklist Number: 54.008

Frequently found patrolling flower-rich grassland, visiting nectar-rich plants from June to August

The main foodplant is Common Bird's-foot Trefoil Lotus corniculatus

Zygaena filipendulae
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