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Catocala promissa ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Light Crimson Underwing
72.0820 (B&F: 2454)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Erebidae
      »Subfamily: Erebinae
        »Tribe: Catocalini

RDB3

An immigrant and presumed currently extinct episodic resident. Last detected in East Sussex in 1958 and in West Sussex in 1979. Single-brooded flying mainly from late July to late August. Larvae feed on oak. (Pratt, 2011)

Catocala promissa ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Hailsham, 04 vii 2018
Photo: Chris Ball
Catocala promissa ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Hailsham, 04 vii 2018
Photo: Chris Ball

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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