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Pelosia muscerda (Dotted Footman)

Wikipedia Abstract

Pelosia muscerda, the dotted footman, is a species of moth of the family Arctiidae. It is found in the Palearctic ecozone. The wingspan is 24–28 mm. The moth flies from June to September depending on the location. The larvae feed on lichen and algae.
View Wikipedia Record: Pelosia muscerda


Protected Areas

Prey / Diet

Alnus glutinosa (European alder)[1]
Lactuca sativa (Lettuce)[1]
Salix caprea (goat willow)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

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1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
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