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Beauty

Observed: 29th July 2013 By: nikkidevnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebratesnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebratesnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebratesnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Attracted to light. Not sure of size, possible wingspan of about 40mm using features of my moth trap! Are there any features other than size to differentiate between Willow and Great Oak Beauty?

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Willow Beauty (Peribatodes rhomboidaria) interacts

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Willow Beauty (which always

Willow Beauty (which always has a pale patch on the underside of the tip of the forewing) is only 2/3 the size of Great Oak Beauty.