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Emerald moth

Observed: 4th August 2011 By: PamelaPamela’s reputation in InvertebratesPamela’s reputation in InvertebratesPamela’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:
Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Light Emerald (Campaea margaritata) interacts

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Large emerald has a quite

Large emerald has a quite different pattern of white stripes and also lacks the wing tip mark referred to by kcf32.
Light emerald is not very closely related to the other 'emeralds' (although they are all geometrid moths) and is widely recorded in Northern Ireland.

Jonathan Wallace

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Light Emerald (Campaea margaritata)

Many thanks Jonathan this is a great help