The Moths of Suffolk
2313 Angle-striped Sallow, Enargia paleacea, (Esper, 1788)

National Status : Notable Nb; suspected immigrant

Local Status : Very rare migrant (SMP Status 4)

Records : Weston (A Aston, 15.viii.1964)

Wingspan details : Forewing 17-20mm, Wingspan 40-44mm


Confusion species
    AdultSallow, Xanthia icteritia
Dun-bar, Cosmia trapezina

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Tombain, Inverness-shire (vii.2006) © Matthew Deans

Life history chart
ova ova ova ovalarva larva pupa imago imago ovaimago ova ova ova

Further Photographs

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Beeley Moor, Derbyshire (30.viii.2009) © Matthew Deans
Lynachlaggan Insh Marshes RSPB reserve, Inverness-shire (3.ix.2012) © Neil Sherman