70.292 Dyscia fagaria (Grey Scalloped Bar) 1969
fw: 15-21mm; May-Aug; heather (Calluna vulgaris), bell heather / cross-leaved heath (Erica cinerea / tetralix); local on heathland of Dorset and New Forest and on moorland and mosses of N.Wales, N.England and Scotland.
ID: two dark cross-lines on forewing with a central dark spot; distal cross-line “continued onto” hindwing which may also have a dark central spot; ground colour white in uplands, greyer in heathland and lowlands; female much smaller than male. Unlikely to be confused with any other species.
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