Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Hyles gallii Rottemburg, 1775
Bedstraw Hawk-moth

Family: Sphingidae
Checklist Number: 69.014

A migrant species first recorded in the Outer Hebrides on South Uist in July 2011. To be found from May to August

Bedstraws Galium, Rosebay Willowherb Chamerion angustifolium, madders Rubia, and fuschias Fuschia are the main foodplants

Hyles gallii
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