Main: (Noctuidae / Xyleninae)
73.106 [B&F: 2304] Orache Moth (Trachea atriplicis) (Linnaeus, 1758)

 

Notes: Rare immigrant from the Channel Islands and northern Europe, appearing in southern England. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight recorded for the first time in 1995/6, since when there have been about a dozen records. Wingspan 44-50 mm. Larva feeds on Orache, Goosefoot and Knotgrass, no evidence of breeding in the UK.

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