Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Lycophotia porphyrea [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
True Lover's Knot

Family: Noctuidae
Checklist Number: 73.338

Abundant and widespread on heather moorland from June to August

Heather Calluna vulgaris and Bell Heather Erica cinerea are the two main foodplants

Lycophotia porphyrea
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