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NB 5-spot Burnet ~ Ian Kimber

Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet ~ Ian Kimber

The Narrow-Bordered Five-spot Burnet (Zygaena lonicerae) is a moth of the Zygaenidae family. It is found in most of Europe. The wingspan is 30-46 mm. The moth flies during daytime from June to July depending on the location. Very similar to identify from Five-spot Burnet, but caterpillars are different.

Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet TL

When the Narrow-bordered Five-spot Burnet is active

The larva feed on various low-growing plants, including Trifolium and Lathyrus species, as well as Vicia silvatica.