Noctuidae : Xyleninae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © John And Judy Geeson

Similar Norfolk Species
Lesser-spotted Pinion
Cosmia affinis
White-spotted Pinion
Cosmia diffinis
Upload a Photo
 
Lunar-spotted Pinion
Cosmia pyralina

([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) 2319 / 73.217
Norfolk status
Resembles the Lesser-spotted Pinion but has generally broader forewings and paler hindwings.
Woodland, scrub, hedgerows and parks.

Recorded in 51 (74%) of 69 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1871.
Last Recorded in 2019.
Additional Stats

< Dun-bar  |  Centre-barred Sallow >

Determination
Lesser-spotted and Lunar-spotted Pinion comparison - J Wheeler
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records
Date#VC10k Area
31/08/2019127TG20 - Norwich
24/07/2019128TF64 - Hunstanton
11/07/2019127TG02 - Foxley/Foulsham
03/07/2019127TG13 - Baconsthorpe
29/06/2019127TM18 - Diss
Show Details | 1990 to 2018 | 2000 to 2018 |
Express Record Lunar-spotted Pinion
We need your records!
Do you have records of Lunar-spotted Pinion?
Put your own dot on the map!

Copyright © Jim Wheeler 2019
   

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Forewing: 13-16mm.
Season: One generation July-Aug.
Foodplant:   Blackthorn, Hawthorn, Apple, elms
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
 Immature Adult
Share this page


Photos Required | T-shirts | Data Policy | Cookies Policy
  
Underlying maps using Digital Map Data © Norfolk Online Lepidoptera Archive - NOLA™ 2019. © James Wheeler - Norfolk Moths 2007 - 2019. Data © NOLA™ 2019
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy