The Moths of Suffolk
2386c Dark Mottled Willow, Spodoptera cilium, (Guenée, 1852)

Local Status : Non-Suffolk species

National Status : Rare immigrant

Wingspan details : Forewing 13mm, Wingspan 28-34mm

Identification

Confusion species
    AdultSmall Mottled Willow, Spodoptera exigua
Clancy's Rustic, Platyperigea kadenii
Pale Mottled Willow, Paradrina clavipalpis

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Caught by M. Scott - St. Mary's, Isles of Scilly, Cornwall (x.2006) © Matthew Deans

Life history chart
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Further Photographs

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Northern Israel (4.x.2008) © Lee Gregory