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Small moth

Observed: 15th July 2011 By: babu1
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Brown moth

Small blotchy greyish-brown moth. 10-12mm. Orange/yellow spots on fore and under wings.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Mint moth (Pyrausta aurata) interacts


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Colouring of mint moth

My example lacks the purple/red colour. Is this just a variant or male/female? Not many photos show the brown greyish colouration.

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