Lepidoptera Outer Hebrides

Family: Noctuidae   Checklist Number: 73.210

Eupsilia transversa  Hufnagel, 1766


First recorded in the Outer Hebrides in 2014 but not trapped again until 2016. The adults appear in the autumn and overwinter before emerging in the spring . Associated with moorland in northern Britain but elsewhere with woodland and scrub.