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Five Spot Burnet

Zygaena trifolii


Distinctive, day flying moth with red hindwings and five red spots on the otherwise metallic greenish blue forewings.


Favours damp meadows and fairly common and widespread in Ireland. Flies July to August.

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Waterford, Ireland

Spotted on Jul 29, 2011
Submitted on Jul 29, 2011

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