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Hyphoraia testudinaria (Geoffroy, 1785)

Patton's Tiger
72.0280 (B&F: 2058a)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Erebidae
      »Subfamily: Arctiinae
        »Tribe: Arctiini

On May 29th 2005 a single male came to an mercury vapour-sourced moth trap domestically placed in Watery Lane, Kingsham, near Chichester by S. J. Patton. The specimen is now held in the national collection at the Natural History Museum in London. (Pratt, 2011)

Hyphoraia testudinaria (Fourcroy, 1785)
Kingsham, v 2005
Photo: Sarah Patton

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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