Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Ypsolopha nemorella Linnaeus, 1758
Hooked Smudge

Family: Ypsolophidae
Checklist Number: 17.002

A rare species with a sparse Scottish distribution and first recorded on the Outer Hebrides in 2011.Found in woodland from July to August

Honeysuckle Lonicera periclymenum is the primary foodplant

Ypsolopha nemorella
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