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Pyrausta

Observed: 13th April 2012 By: phildean
Berks, Bucks and Oxon Wildlife Trust
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Description:

About 10mm wingspan. Unfortunately I released it before realising I should have taken a photo of the top of the hind wings and the underside of fore and hind wings. Quite a few scales missing so I'm unsure whether it's P. aurata or P. purpuralis.

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Pyrausta aurata/purpuralis
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.