The Moths of Suffolk
1684 Sub-angled Wave, Scopula nigropunctata, (Hufnagel, 1767)

Local Status : Non-Suffolk species

National Status : RDB

Wingspan details : Forewing 14-16mm, Wingspan 29-34mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultRosy Wave, Scopula emutaria
Lesser Cream Wave, Scopula immutata
Cream Wave, Scopula floslactata

Compare confusion species
    Adult

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Folkestone Warren, Kent (9.vii.2009) © Matthew Deans

Life history chart
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Further Photographs

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Tapped from bushes by day - Folkestone Warren, Kent (4.viii.2013) © Neil Sherman