Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Scoparia ambigualis Treitschke, 1829
Common Grey

Family: Crambidae
Checklist Number: 63.064

An uncommon species first recorded on South Uist in 2009. it is probably under-recorded as it can be confused with similar species. Active from May to June

Moss and possibly associated organic detritus are used by the larvae as a food resource

Scoparia ambigualis
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