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Gold Spot being attacked by shieldbug - Dorset

Observed: 29th August 2013 By: Martin Harvey
Berkshire Moth GroupFSC - Field Studies CouncilSoldierflies and Allies Recording SchemeBuckinghamshire Invertebrate Group
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Plusia festucae - 28-Aug-2013-Middlebere-002

This Gold Spot moth had the misfortune to encounter a shieldbug, Picromeus bidens, see interaction link below.

Species interactions

Species with which Gold Spot (Plusia festucae) interacts


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Great species interaction

Great species interaction Martin. Right place, right time- not for the moth though.