Main: (Sesiidae / Tinthiinae)
52.001 [B&F: 0369a] Raspberry Clearwing (Pennisetia hylaeiformis) (Laspeyres, 1801)


Recorded infrequently through accidental importation in raspberry canes from mainland Europe, this recent addition to the British list was first discovered in Britain on the Hertfordshire-Cambridgeshire border in 2007/8. Not recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 22-32 mm. Larva feeds within roots of Raspberry, over-wintering twice.

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