Main: (Hesperiidae / Hesperiinae)
57.007 [B&F: 1528] Lulworth Skipper (Thymelicus acteon) (Rottemburg, 1775)

 

Notes: A rare Red Data Book species, on south-facing hillsides, clifftops and undercliffs; 0-150 m (0-1600 m in Europe) in parts of Dorset; mainland Europe and Canary Islands. Not recorded in recent years in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 22-26 mm. Larva feeds on Tor-grass.

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