Outer Hebrides

Cirrhia icteritia Hufnagel, 1766

Family: Noctuidae
Checklist Number: 73.182

Rare, with only two recent records in August and September. This brightly coloured moth is found in a variety of habitats wherever its foodplant occurs

The larvae feed on the catkins of sallows Salix and poplars Populus, later using herbaceous plants such as docks Rumex species

Cirrhia icteritia