Main: (Noctuidae / Hadeninae)
73.278 [B&F: 2169] Barrett's Marbled Coronet (Conisania andalusica) (Staudinger, 1859)


Nationally scarce (Nb) on sea cliffs and shingle beaches in parts of south-western England, Wales and southern Ireland, predominantly coastal. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight the single record on the Island at Freshwater on 3 June 1952 remains the only record. Wingspan 35-42 mm. Very variable, some forms could be overlooked as Lychnis Hadena bicruris. Larva feeds on Sea Campion, Rock Sea-spurrey and Sand Spurrey, over-wintering as a pupa.

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Detail records

VC10 Isle of Wight
Freshwater (SZ38)03-Jun-1952oneBlair, Dr K.G.Adult

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