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70.140 [B&F: 1810] Marsh Carpet (Gagitodes sagittata) (Fabricius, 1787)

 

Notes: Nationally scarce (Na) in fens and marshes, in Cambridgeshire, Huntingdonshire, Norfolk and Suffolk, northwards to Yorkshire. Unlikely to be recorded in Hampshire or on the Isle of Wight. Wingspan 29-36 mm. Unmistakable. Larva feeds on seeds of Common Meadow-rue, over-wintering as a pupa.

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