The Moths of Suffolk
2104 Northern Rustic, Standfussiana lucernea, (Linnaeus, 1758)

National Status : Local

Local Status : Very rare migrant (SMP Status 4)

Records : Bawdsey (M Deans, 6.viii.2009)

Wingspan details : Forewing 17-21mm, Wingspan 36-46mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultDotted Rustic, Rhyacia simulans
Stout Dart, Spaelotis ravida
Grey, Hadena caesia

Compare confusion species
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Devon (6.viii.2002) © M Deans

Life history chart
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Further Photographs

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First Suffolk record. - Bawdsey, Suffolk (6.viii.2009) © Matthew Deans
First Suffolk record. - Bawdsey, Suffolk (6.viii.2009) © Matthew Deans
St. Brides Bay, Pembrokeshire (4.vi.2011) © Brian Jones