Appendix A: (Erebidae / Arctiinae)
72.0281 [B&F: 2056a] Pericallia ricini (Fabricius, 1775)

 

Notes: Recorded infrequently through accidental importation in produce from India, where widespread. In Hampshire one was recorded at Totton on 31 July 1992, with a second specimen in a garden at Bitterne, a district on the opposite side of Southampton. Not recorded from the Isle of Wight to date. Wingspan 44-48 mm. No evidence of breeding in the UK.

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Detail records

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Totton11131/07/1992Adult
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