PALE BRINDLED BEAUTY Phigalia pilosaria
Scattering of records across the County but probably under recorded because of flight period. 
Scottish Status: Common - stable. UK Status: Common
First and last flight dates recorded in Caithness: 10th January to 15th March.  One out of normal season on 28th November
Numbers in the UK have decreased severely since 1970 (cf: Atlas of Britain & Ireland's Larger Moths)
Second image on right shows individual with greenish cast to forewing. Image below map shows flightless female. Both images © Jane Erridge


Map: Red dots last record 2010 to 2019  green dots last record 2020 to present
 







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