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Early Grey Moth

Xylocampa areola

Description:

One of the earliest moths to emerge in UK, flying from March to May. It is fairly well distributed throughout Britain, about 20mm in length.

Habitat:

Tend to live in woodlands and this one found in gardens. Caterpillars eat honeysuckle

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RikMartin
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RikMartin

North Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Mar 18, 2017
Submitted on Mar 18, 2017

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