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Phragmatobia fuliginosa (ruby tiger moth)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Ruby Tiger (Phragmatobia fuliginosa) is a moth of the family Arctiidae. It is found in the Palearctic ecozone. There are a number of recognized subspecies, such as P. f. melitensis in Malta and P. f. borealis in Scotland.
View Wikipedia Record: Phragmatobia fuliginosa

Infraspecies

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Avon Gorge Woodlands 376 England, United Kingdom
Berwickshire and North Northumberland Coast 160731 England/Scotland, United Kingdom  
Breckland 18652 England, United Kingdom
Burnham Beeches 946 England, United Kingdom  
Coedydd Derw a Safleoedd Ystlumod Meirion/ Meirionnydd Oakwoods and Bat Sites 6953 Wales, United Kingdom
Cors Fochno 1613 Wales, United Kingdom
Corsydd Eifionydd 357 Wales, United Kingdom  
Corsydd Môn/ Anglesey Fens 1154 Wales, United Kingdom  
Cwm Doethie – Mynydd Mallaen 10186 Wales, United Kingdom
Dawlish Warren 145 England, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths 14161 England, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths (Purbeck and Wareham) and Studland Dunes 5491 England, United Kingdom
Eryri/ Snowdonia 48773 Wales, United Kingdom  
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Ingleborough Complex 14256 England, United Kingdom
Isle of Portland to Studland Cliffs 3577 England, United Kingdom
Limestone Coast of South West Wales/ Arfordir Calchfaen de Orllewin Cymru 3940 Wales, United Kingdom  
Loch Maree Complex 38882 Scotland, United Kingdom
Lundy 7573 England, United Kingdom  
Moor House – Upper Teesdale 95867 England, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
North Norfolk Coast 7926 England, United Kingdom  
North Pembrokeshire Woodlands/ Coedydd Gogledd Sir Benfro 780 Wales, United Kingdom  
North Pennine Moors 254789 England, United Kingdom
North York Moors 108930 England, United Kingdom
Pembrokeshire Marine/ Sir Benfro Forol 341177 Wales, United Kingdom  
Pen Llyn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau 360832 Wales, United Kingdom
Rhos Llawr-cwrt 114 Wales, United Kingdom  
Salisbury Plain 52975 England, United Kingdom
Saltfleetby–Theddlethorpe Dunes and Gibraltar Point 2373 England, United Kingdom  
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Solent Maritime 27985 England, United Kingdom
Solway Firth 107829 England/Scotland, United Kingdom
South Solway Mosses 4849 England, United Kingdom
Start Point to Plymouth Sound & Eddystone 84204 England, United Kingdom  
The Broads 14554 England, United Kingdom  
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
Thursley, Ash, Pirbright and Chobham 12696 England, United Kingdom
Tintagel–Marsland–Clovelly Coast 6004 England, United Kingdom  
Y Twyni o Abermenai i Aberffraw/ Abermenai to Aberffraw Dunes 4623 Wales, United Kingdom  

Prey / Diet

Andromeda polifolia (bog rosemary)[1]
Ballota nigra (black horehound)[2]
Brassica oleracea (broccoli)[2]
Calluna vulgaris (heather)[1]
Cytisus scoparius (Broomtops)[2]
Epilobium angustifolium subsp. angustifolium (Rosebay Willowherb)[1]
Euonymus europaeus (European spindletree)[2]
Lactuca sativa (Lettuce)[2]
Malus pumila (Common apple)[1]
Malus sylvestris (Crab Apple)[2]
Pisum sativum (Common Pea)[2]
Plantago lanceolata (narrowleaf plantain)[2]
Potentilla erecta (Tormentil)[1]
Rubus idaeus (Raspberry)[1]
Rumex acetosa (garden sorrel)[2]
Rumex crispus (narrowleaf dock)[1]
Salix aurita (eared willow)[1]
Symplocarpus foetidus (Skunk Cabbage)[1]
Taraxacum campylodes (Dandelion)[2]
Urtica dioica (California nettle)[2]
Vaccinium myrtillus (myrtle blueberry)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Abraxas grossulariata (Magpie Moth)4
Acanthis flammea (Common Redpoll)3
Acronicta alni (Alder Moth)3
Acronicta menyanthidis (Light Knot Grass)4
Acronicta rumicis (Knot Grass)3
Anaplectoides prasina (green arches)4
Angerona prunaria4
Aphantopus hyperantus (Ringlet Butterfly)3
Apis mellifera (honey bee)6
Arctia caja (garden tiger moth)8
Arctia villica (Cream-spot Tiger)4
Argyrotaenia ljungiana3
Athetis pallustris (Marsh Moth)3
Autographa bractea (Gold Spangle)4
Autographa gamma (Silver Y Moth)6
Biston betularia (peppered moth)3
Bombus lucorum (White-tailed bumblebee)5
Cacoecimorpha pronubana (Carnation Tortrix)3
Callistege mi (Mother Shipton Moth)3
Calliteara pudibunda (Pale Tussock)4
Callophrys rubi (Green Hairstreak Butterfly)5
Celastrina argiolus (Holly Blue Butterfly)3
Cerastis rubricosa (Red Chestnut)3
Cnephasia asseclana (Flax Tortrix Moth)4
Cnephasia incertana (Light Grey Tortrix Moth)5
Cnephasia stephensiana (Grey Tortrix Moth)4
Colocasia coryli (Nut-tree Tussock)4
Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)3
Coscinia cribraria (Speckled Footman)4
Crocallis elinguaria (Scalloped Oak Moth)4
Cybosia mesomella (Four-dotted Footman Moth)3
Dama dama (fallow deer)4
Delia florilega (bean seed maggot)3
Delia platura (seedcorn maggot)3
Ematurga atomaria (Common Heath Moth)3
Empoasca decipiens3
Ennomos autumnaria (Large Thorn)3
Episyrphus balteatus (Marmelade Fly)4
Eriogaster lanestris (Small Eggar)5
Eupithecia satyrata (Satyr Pug Moth)3
Eupithecia vulgata (Common Pug Moth)3
Eurois occulta (great gray dart)4
Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Double-striped Pug)5
Hepialus humuli (Ghost Moth)4
Hydriomena furcata (July Highflyer)3
Idaea straminata (Plain Wave)3
Jodis lactearia (Little Emerald)3
Lacanobia contigua (Beautiful Brocade)5
Lacanobia oleracea (Bright-line Brown-Eye Moth)3
Lacanobia thalassina (Pale-shouldered Brocade)4
Laothoe populi (Poplar Hawk-moth)3
Lasiocampa quercus (Oak Eggar)6
Lasiocampa trifolii (Grass Eggar)3
Lithomoia solidaginis (goldenrod brindle)3
Lithophane hepatica4
Lycaena phlaeas (Small Copper Butterfly)4
Macrothylacia rubi (Fox Moth)4
Mamestra brassicae (Cabbage Moth)3
Melanchra persicariae (Dot Moth)4
Melanchra pisi (Broom Moth)3
Meliscaeva cinctella3
Naenia typica (Gothic)5
Noctua comes (Lesser Yellow Underwing)4
Nymphalis polychloros (Large Tortoiseshell Butterfly)3
Ochropleura plecta (flame-shouldered dart)3
Operophtera brumata (winter moth)3
Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)6
Orthosia gracilis (Powdered Quaker)3
Orthosia incerta (Clouded Drab)3
Papestra biren (Glaucous Shears)4
Parasemia plantaginis (Wood Tiger Moth)4
Peridroma saucia (variegated cutworm)3
Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades Moth)3
Pieris napi (Green-veined White Butterfly)4
Pieris rapae (imported cabbageworm)4
Plebejus argus (Silver-studded Blue)3
Polia bombycina (Pale Shining Brown)3
Pyrgus malvae (Grizzled Skipper)3
Rhingia campestris3
Sarcophaga carnaria (Camouflaged Flesh Fly)3
Saturnia pavonia (Emperor moth)5
Scopula imitaria (Small Blood-vein)3
Sericomyia silentis3
Smerinthus ocellata3
Spilosoma lubricipeda (White Ermine Moth)4
Standfussiana lucernea (Northern Rustic)3
Syngrapha interrogationis (Scarce Silver Y)3
Trichiura crataegi (Pale Eggar)3
Xestia baja (Dotted Clay)3
Xestia rhomboidea (Square-spotted Clay)3
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)4

Predators

Machimus annulipes[3]

Distribution

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
2Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
3Predator-Prey Database for the family Asilidae (Hexapoda: Diptera) Prepared by Dr. Robert Lavigne, Professor Emeritus, University of Wyoming, USA and Dr. Jason Londt (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg)
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