Antigastra catalaunalis
Antigastra catalaunalis
Adult • St. Agnes, Scilly; October. • © Tony Davison

63.051 BF1400

Antigastra catalaunalis

(Duponchel, 1833)

Wingspan c. 20 mm.

A rare migrant species to this country, mainly to the southern counties. Abroad, the species occurs from southern Europe into the tropics.

It bears a superficial resemblance to Nascia cilialis, but has generally narrower forewings.
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