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Copper Underwings

Observed: 1st August 2013 By: nikkidevnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebratesnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebratesnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebratesnikkidev’s reputation in Invertebrates
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DD's picture

I think it depends on your

I think it depends on your county recorder. It's not enough here in Surrey :-(

RHoman's picture

No palps please

Despite the guidance offered on a popular web site, the palps are not a satisfactory method of dealing with the Copper Underwings. For more detail see the relevant page from Butterfly Conservation's "illustrated guide to selected difficult species" here -

http://www.mothscount.org/uploads/Difficult_species_guide_page_70.pdf

Robert Homan

nikkidev's picture

Thanks

Thanks for the link:)