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Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)

Subspecies:
     Zygaena lonicerae lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
     Zygaena lonicerae latomarginata (Tutt, 1899)

Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet
54.0090 (B&F: 171)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Zygaenoidea
    »Family: Zygaenidae
      »Subfamily: Zygaeninae
        »Tribe: Zygaenini

A resident species in decline, often common especially on the Downs and along the coast. Widespread but extremely local. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late June to early August. The larval food plant is unrecorded here, but elsewhere is stated as clovers, vetches and trefoils. (Pratt, 2011)

Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
Bracklesham, 12 vi 2017
Photo: Derek Lee
Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
Woods Mill, 13 vi 2017
Photo: Bob Foreman
Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
Woods Mill, 13 vi 2017
Photo: Bob Foreman
Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
Bracklesham, 10 vi 2014
Photo: Derek Lee
Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
Bracklesham, 10 vi 2014
Photo: Derek Lee
Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
Henfield, 18 vi 2012
Photo: Richard Roebuck
Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
Edburton, vi 2008
Photo: Tony Wilson
Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
Heyshott Down, 1 vi 2010
Photo: Richard Roebuck
Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
Mill Hill, 13 vi 2009
Photo: Polly Mair
Zygaena lonicerae (Scheven, 1777)
Harting Down, 12 vi 2009
Photo: Sophie May Lewis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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