EAR MOTH Amphipoea oculea                 UK BAP (Research only) species 
Fairly common in the northeast and probably under recorded in the rest of the County.
Rosie merely says that it comes to light in September and there are only six Rothamsted records all from Reay
Image of adult on thistle © Jane Erridge
Scottish Status: Widespread. UK Status: Common
First and last flight dates recorded in Caithness: 6th August to 23rd September. One late record 9th October

MAP: red dots post 2000  black dots pre 2000



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