|2403 ~ Bordered Straw ~ Heliothis peltigera|
Migrant. Can be recorded in any month of the year, but most likely in the summer months.
First recorded in 2015 at Newtown in the east of the county.
Wingspan : M & F, 34-42mm.
Eastern Bordered Straw.
Mostly coastal, but can occur inland.
Rest harrow, ploughman's-spikenard, scentless mayweed, and sticky groundsel.
Larva can occur in some years, but a late generation is unlikely to survive the winter in the UK.
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|Photo by PE, 14th June 2015, Newtown|