Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Hypenodes humidalis Doubleday, 1850
Marsh Oblique-barred

Family: Erebidae
Checklist Number: 72.060

One of the smallest macro-moths, this species is easily overlooked. First discovered on both North and South Uist in 2013, it flies over boggy heath or moorland habitat during July and August

The larval foodplant is currently unknown

Hypenodes humidalis
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