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Willow Beauty or Mottled Beauty?

Observed: 24th June 2009 By: dpledgedpledge’s reputation in Invertebratesdpledge’s reputation in Invertebratesdpledge’s reputation in Invertebrates
Willow Beauty or Mottled Beauty
Description:

Actinic light trap.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Mottled Beauty (Alcis repandata) interacts

Comments

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Beauties

This is Mottled, as the latiudinal line on the forewings stay seperate and roughly parallel (seen best on the far side of the photo here), whereas in Willow they converge roughly halfway along

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