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PLUME MOTH 1

Observed: 8th April 2010 By: foxyfoxy’s reputation in Invertebratesfoxy’s reputation in Invertebratesfoxy’s reputation in Invertebratesfoxy’s reputation in Invertebrates
Capperia britanniodacytyla
Description:

A colourful looking plume mothwhich came to porch light.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Amblyptilia acanthadactyla interacts

Comments

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Plume

Early for britanniodactyla; have a look instead at some pictures of acanthadactyla, e.g:
http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/25196
http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/13856

Robert

Robert Homan

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Amblyptilia acanthadactyla

Hi Robert,
yes flight time was out by my reading too,but it closest resembled what I found. Amblyptilia acanthadactyla,(what a mouthful)does seem to be more like it,when you point it out. Colouring in daylight is like gold filigre, thanks for the pointers.

John .

Foxy