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Small but distinctive moth

Observed: 22nd July 2012 By: ihowarthihowarth’s reputation in Invertebrates
underwing
top view
Description:

Sorry about the rubbish photos, but this little moth seemed so distinctive that i thought an ID should be reasonably easy even from these; but i've gone through my moth book twice and not come up with a match.
(For scale, the flowers are thyme; body length is a bit under a cm)

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Species with which Pyrausta nigrata interacts