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The Bird's Wing (Dypterygia scabriuscula) is a species of moth in the Noctuidae family.

Description[]

This medium sized moth is a dark blue-grey in colour, with a brown stripe running down the centre of the forewings, and splits off slightly nearing the outer edge. The oval and kidney mark are sometimes brown tinged, but not always.

Range & Habitat[]

This species is local in Britain, inhabiting woods in the southern half of Britain

BirdsWing ~ Ian Kimber

Bird's Wing - Ian Kimber

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Larvae[]

The larvae feed on a range of plants, including docks and knotgrass.

Gallery[]

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