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Sitochroa verticalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Lesser Pearl
63.0150 (B&F: 1371)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Pyraloidea
    »Family: Crambidae
      »Subfamily: Pyraustinae
        »Tribe: Endotrichini


A suspected immigrant and temporary resident. In danger of extinction in both vice-counties. Scarce in the East and undetected in the West since 1994. Single-brooded, flying mainly from mid-June to early August. Larvae feed on a variety of herbaceous plants. (Pratt, 2011).

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Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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