Main: (Erebidae / Arctiinae)
72.024 [B&F: 2064] Ruby Tiger (Phragmatobia fuliginosa) (Linnaeus, 1758)

 

Common on downland, heathland and sand-dunes, and in woodland clearings, farmland and gardens throughout England. Widespread and common in Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 28-38 mm. Larva feeds on various herbaceous plants, including Common Ragwort, Ribwort Plantain and Greater Plantain.

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Records Received By Year

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Phenology - Adult Records

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Phenology - Larval Records

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