Paidia rica - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth

ARCTIIDAE

Lithosiinae

Las Descargues, 11 August 2013
Paidia rica Adult

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© Robin Howard

Paidia rica (Freyer, 1858)

La Souris

Wingspan: 28-33mm

Imago: univoltine - June-August. A frequent visitor to light at both upland and lowland sites where trees and rocks are found together with the foodplant.

Larva: feeds on lichen.

 

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