Noctuidae : Heliothinae
  Prev | Next  
Photo © Oliver Wadsworth,  Windmill Hill. VC37. 30/06/2010

Upload a Photo
Similar West Midlands Species: None
Bordered Sallow
Pyrrhia umbra

(Hufnagel, 1766) 2399 / 73.070

An uncommon resident.

A species mainly of calcareous grassland.

Overwinters as a pupa while adults come to sugar and to light.

Verification Grade Comment: Photo needed away from known sites.

Recorded in 20 (14%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1867.
Last Recorded in 2017.
(Data up to end 2019)
Additional Stats

Forewing: 16-19mm
Flight: June - July
Foodplant:   Restharrow
Nat Status: Local
Verification Grade:  Adult: 2
< Early Grey  |  Spotted Clover Moth >
List Species Records   [Show All Latest]
Latest 5 Records (data up to end 2019)
Date#VC10k Area
18/07/20171VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82
30/10/20152VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82
28/10/20151VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82
22/09/20151VC39 - StaffordshireSJ82
12/07/20141VC37 - WorcestershireSO86

We need your records!
Do you have records of Bordered Sallow?
Put your own dot on the map!

Golden Cinnabar Membership

  • Help with running costs of West Midlands Moths
  • View detailed maps
  • List detailed species records
  • 12 month membership

   You can really help...

Copyright © Lepidoptera UK 2021
Click County for Details...

  Immature   Adult
Show Details | 1990 to 2019 | 2000 to 2019 | Graph Key
© 2021 NOLA®; Database using MapMate® Digital Maps © Bartholomew 2010. Design © Jim Wheeler 2021
We use cookies to personalise content and enhance your experience. By clicking OK or using this site, you consent to the use of cookies unless you disable them. Cookies Policy