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Tethea ocularis (Linnaeus, 1767)

     Tethea ocularis ocularis (Linnaeus, 1767)
     Tethea ocularis octogesimea (Hübner, 1786)

Figure of Eighty
65.0100 (B&F: 1654)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Drepanoidea
    »Family: Drepanidae
      »Subfamily: Thyatirinae
        »Tribe: Endotrichini

Resident. Generally occurs singly or sparingly in a wide range of habitats but it is sometimes fairly common at mv light. Widespread, but very local in numbers. Usually, single-brooded, flying mainly from late May to late July, occasionally from late April or to the third week of August. Indicators of a partial second emergence have also occasionally been recorded. Larvae feed on polar and aspen. (Pratt, 2011)

Tethea ocularis (Hübner, 1786)
Three Bridges, Crawley, 17 vi 2017
Photo: Elliot Dowding
Tethea ocularis (Hübner, 1786)
Henfield, 23 v 2020
Photo: Graham Smith
Tethea ocularis (Hübner, 1786)
Peacehaven, 10 vi 2006
Photo: Adrian Thomas
Tethea ocularis (Hübner, 1786)
Findon Valley, 25 v 2007
Photo: Mike Snelling
Tethea ocularis (Hübner, 1786)
Warnham LNR, 07 vi 2005
Photo: Sam Bayley
Tethea ocularis (Hübner, 1786)
Pagham Harbour, vi 2006
Photo: Ivan Lang
Tethea ocularis (Hübner, 1786)
Crowborough, 12 vi 2015
Photo: Charles Waters
Tethea ocularis (Hübner, 1786)
Steyning, 09 vi 2016
Photo: Olly Ellis

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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