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Jul 19, 2013 3:53 PM

Identify this lepidopteran?

I think it's a moth? A pretty one? Spotted last week in Gloucestershire.

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    Jul 19, 2013 5:22 PM (in response to fieldsh)
    Re: Identify this lepidopteran?



    Yes this is a moth, one of the day-flying moths. Its a burnet, I would say one of the 5 spot burnets, although it may be a 6 spot with 2 merged spots so I'm not 100% sure which one, there is some infomation on all the UK species here which may help, habitat can be a clue as well to which one it is.


    hope thats a start,



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