WHITE ERMINE Spilosoma lubricipeda     UK BAP (Research only) species  
Common.
Appears to have increased in the last three decades as Rosie described it as uncommon in Region 1, becoming more common in Regions 2 and 4
Image of larva © Jane Erridge
Scottish Status: Common. UK Status: Common
First and last flight dates recorded in Caithness: 2nd May to 28th July (one late record 29th August)

MAP: red dots post 2000 black dots pre 2000



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