Main: (Crambidae / Spilomelinae)
63.036 [B&F: 1391] Udea decrepitalis (Herrich-Schäffer, 1848)


Nationally scarce (Na) in ravines, gorges and on loch-shores in parts of the Scottish Highlands. Unlikely to be recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 23-27 mm. The pale coloration and dark borders to both fore- and hindwings distinguish this from related species [Goater]. Larva feeds on Buckler-fern and other ferns.

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