Main: (Nymphalidae / Satyrinae)
59.004 [B&F: 1628] Large Heath (Coenonympha tullia) (Müller, 1764)


Notes: A vulnerable Red Data Book species, in moorland and bogs; 300-600 m (0-1200 m in Europe) in parts of northern Britain and Ireland; north-eastern Europe and Fennoscandia. Unlikely to be recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 42-44 mm. Larva feeds on White Beak-sedge, Cotton-sedge and Purple Moor-grass.

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