Main: (Crambidae / Spilomelinae)
63.031 [B&F: 1395] Rusty-dot Pearl (Udea ferrugalis) (Hübner, 1796)

 

Notes: Common immigrant to the British Isles from mainland Europe, most frequent on waste ground by the coast where sometimes abundant. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight a common immigrant, which is widely distributed throughout in some years. Wingspan 18-22 mm. The rusty forewing with prominent black discal spot is characteristic of this species [Goater]. Larva feeds on herbaceous plants.

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Records Received By Year

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Percentage of Total Records

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Phenology - Adult Records

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