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Marbled Minor agg. - Oligia strigilis agg.

Observed: 22nd June 2009 By: MickETalbotMickETalbot’s reputation in InvertebratesMickETalbot’s reputation in InvertebratesMickETalbot’s reputation in InvertebratesMickETalbot’s reputation in InvertebratesMickETalbot’s reputation in Invertebrates
Moth indet
Description:

Attracted to light..

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MickETalbot's picture

Why not...

Rufus Minor..? Had I an inkling of this Genus, it is what I would of gone for. I would of based my judgement on UKmoths data, the main factor being the reddish tinge bit. I also agree with their conclusion in that dissection would be the only positive identifier.

Douglas's picture

Yep, wouldn't disagree with

Yep, wouldn't disagree with it being versicolor but as you say, dissection is the only way to be sure.

Best wishes,

Douglas