Main: (Noctuidae / Hadeninae)
73.258 [B&F: 2143] Small Dark Yellow Underwing (Coranarta cordigera) (Thunberg, 1788)


Nationally scarce (Na) on moorland and in rocky areas in the mountains, at altitudes of 200-600 m, in the Scottish Highlands, mostly in the east, a priority species under the UK Biodiversity Action Plan. Unlikely to be recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 24-28 mm. The moth is usually diurnal, but is recorded occasionally at light. Larva feeds on Bearberry, over-wintering as a pupa.

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