Main: (Noctuidae / Plusiinae)
73.0041 [B&F: 2433a] Boathouse Gem (Thysanoplusia daubei) (Boisduval, 1840)

 

The first record of this moth in Britain was made at Church Cove on the Lizard in November 2014. Originates from the Mediterranean and North Africa, but has sometimes found as an immigrant elsewhere in Europe. Larval foodplants in native range include the leaves of plants from the Lamiaceae and Asteraceae families. There are usually two generations in its Mediterranean range, and several generations in Africa.

Flightime guide
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Distribution Map

Historical distribution at tetrad resolution
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Record Density

As above but the larger the symbol, the greater the number of records
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