Shaded Broad-bar

Scotopteryx chenopodiata (70.045)

The Shaded Broad-bar is a relatively common and widely distributed species found right across Warwickshire in sutable habitats such as grasslands and woodland rides where its larval foodplants grow. It is on the wing from late June to early September.

It is regularly encountered during the day-time

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