The Moths of Suffolk
1753 Striped Twin-spot Carpet, Nebula salicata, (Hübner, 1799)

Local Status : Non-Suffolk species

National Status : Common

Wingspan details : Forewing 12-15mm, Wingspan 29-31mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultGarden Carpet, Xanthorhoe fluctuata
Grey Mountain Carpet, Entephria caesiata
Twin-spot Carpet, Perizoma didymata

Compare confusion species
    Adult

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Blars, France. (ix.2006) © Neil Sherman

Life history chart
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Further Photographs

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Synchnant Pass, Conwy, Caernarfonshire (21.vii.2015) © Neil Sherman