Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Amphipoea crinanensis Burrows, 1908
Crinan Ear

Family: Noctuidae
Checklist Number: 73.129

Quite widespread, especially in the south of the islands, where it flies during August - September in open habitats and gardens

The larval foodplant has not been positively identified in the wild though it may be Yellow Iris Iris pseudacorus

Amphipoea crinanensis
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