1802 The Rivulet Perizoma affinitata

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Wingspan 24 - 30 mm.

Flight period flight period is between May and July attracted to light.



Diet Red campion (Silene dioica) is the preferred foodplant, the caterpillars living inside the seed capsules, eating the seeds

Habitat occupying woodland margins, hedgerows and grassy embankments.


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