Dumeril's Rustic Luperina dumerilii
Dumerils
Adult • SW France • © Graham Wenman

73.130 BF2355

Dumeril's Rustic Luperina dumerilii

(Duponchel, 1826)


Wingspan c.33mm

This migrant species has occurred in Britain on a few dozen occasions, mostly in September and generally in southern coastal locations.

The adult resembles both Sandhill Rustic Luperina nickerlii and Flounced Rustic Luperina testacea, but exhibits an elongated orbicular stigma unlike the rounded ones in those species.
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