Noctuidae : Dilobinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Matt Burgess,  Home Wood, Northill

Immature stages

Similar Bedfordshire Species
Figure of Eighty
Tethea ocularis
Upload a Photo
 
Figure of Eight
Diloba caeruleocephala

(Linnaeus, 1758) 2020 / 73.033

Bedfordshire status
Rare resident, formerly more common in the county

Retained Specimen / Photograph will be Required.

Recorded in 18 (82%) of 22 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1904.
Last Recorded in 2022.
Additional Stats

< Nut-tree Tussock  |  Reed Dagger >

Determination
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
27/10/2022130TL14 - Biggleswade (West), Sandy
25/10/2022130TL14 - Biggleswade (West), Sandy
21/10/2022130TL14 - Biggleswade (West), Sandy
13/10/2022130TL14 - Biggleswade (West), Sandy
13/10/2022130TL14 - Biggleswade (West), Sandy
Show Details | 1990 to 2022 | 2000 to 2022 | Graph Key
Express Record Figure of Eight
We need your records!
Do you have records of Figure of Eight?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Lepidoptera UK 2024
   
Click Map for Details

Forewing: 15-19mm.
Flight: One generation Sept-Nov.
Foodplant:   Blackthorn, Hawthorns, Plum, Cherry, Crab Apple
Red List: Endangered (EN)
GB Status: Common
BAP Status: Declining (Research only)
Verification Grade:  Adult: 3
 Immature Adult
© BedfordshireMoths.co.uk 2024 NOLA®; Database using MapMate® Digital Maps © Bartholomew 2010. Design © Jim Wheeler 2024
This site requires necessary cookies to function correctly. We'd also like to set Google analytics cookies that help us make improvements by measuring how you use the site. These will be set only if you accept all cookies. Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this will affect how the website functions. Cookies Policy