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62.075 [B&F: 1413] Gold Triangle (Hypsopygia costalis) (Fabricius, 1775)

 

Common in gardens, woodland and farmland throughout southern England. Widespread and common in Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 18-22 mm. One of the brightest-coloured and most easily recognisable micros, it has two distinct resting postures. Larva feeds on dry vegetable matter, hay and dead grasses.

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Records Received By Year

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Phenology - Adult Records

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