Main: (Notodontidae / Notodontinae)
71.022 [B&F: 2009] Maple Prominent (Ptilodon cucullina) ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

 

Notes: Local in broad-leaved woodland, scrub, hedgerows and gardens throughout much of south-eastern England. In Hampshire a scarce species found mainly in vice-county 12. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 37-46 mm. The most likely confusion species is Coxcomb Prominent P. capucina, which see for differences. Larva feeds on Field Maple, mainly on young trees, over-wintering as a pupa.

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