Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Depressaria badiella Hübner, 1796

Family: Depressariidae
Checklist Number: 32.038

First recorded on South Uist in 2010 but may prove to be more widespread. Active from July to September

Cat's Ear Hypochoeris radicata, Perennial Sow-thistle Sonchus arvensis and dandelion Taraxacum are the larval foodplants

Depressaria badiella
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