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2408 ~ Small Marbled ~ Eublemma parva
UK Status

Migrant. Scattered records

Montgomeryshire Status

A rare species for the county, recorded just twice at Commins Coch in 2006 and 2011.

Wingspan :  M & F, 14-18mm.

Confusion species

Purple Marbled, Marsh Oblique-barred and Scarce Marbled.


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)

Habitat

Open and disturbed places.

Foodplant

The flowers of common fleabane and ploughman's spikenard.

Lifestage data

Breeding is not yet confirmed.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by PRW, 4th Oct 2011, Commins Coch