Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Catoptria margaritella [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Silver-stripe Grass-veneer

Family: Crambidae
Checklist Number: 63.100

An abundant species found on damp moorland during July and August. Easily identified by the broad white stripe down the wings

The early stages of the life-cycle are not well understood

Catoptria margaritella
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