Crimson Speckled

    Utetheisa pulchella

    ErebidaeABH 72.034 B&F 2054

    A very distinctive moth which is only a rare migrant to Britain. It flies in sunshine and will come to light. Most county records occurred in 1961, one of its big influx years. Since then there has just been a handful of records,

    Adult Verification Grade: 1

    Crimson Speckled (Utetheisa pulchella) photographed in Somerset by Nigel Voaden