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Silver Y moth

Observed: 26th July 2009 By: JaseJJaseJ’s reputation in InvertebratesJaseJ’s reputation in InvertebratesJaseJ’s reputation in Invertebrates
Silver Y moth
Silver Y moth
Silver Y moth

This moth stayed quite low in the grass and didn't fly far when disturbed.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Silver Y (Autographa gamma) interacts


bobthebirder's picture

silver y

A species that does not survive our winter, but migrates from Europe in variable numbers every year. This is a particularly smart individual, suggesting that it is the offspring from an earlier migrant. The south coast had large numbers arriving earlier this year.

Bob Ford

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Silver-Y moth

I've not seen any of these in Yorkshire yet. However, they usually show in late August and September when they can be seen in the hundreds.

Graham Banwell

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