The Moths of Suffolk
2451a Minsmere Crimson Underwing, Catocala conjuncta, (Esper, 1787)

National Status : Rare immigrant

Local Status : Rare immigrant (SMP Status 4)

Larval foodplants : Oak

Records : Minsmere (R Harvey, 14.ix.2004)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Not listed as Suffolk

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultLight Crimson Underwing, Catocala promissa
Dark Crimson Underwing, Catocala sponsa

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Specimen from the collection of Colin W. Plant - Spain (2006) © Lee Gregory