Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Eurois occulta Linnaeus, 1758
Great Brocade

Family: Noctuidae
Checklist Number: 73.350

Two records only of a species found in the neighbourhood of rivers and boggy areas by moorland and mixed woodland in July - September. Probably a migrant to the Outer Hebrides

Feeds mostly on Bog Myrtle Myrica gale but also willows and sallows Salix species.

Eurois occulta
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