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Lesser Swallow Prominent

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Common Name Lesser Swallow Prominent
Scientific Name Pheosia gnoma
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Related Species Kitten, Prominent and Tussock moths
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Habitat Reference

Associated with birch trees so often found near heaths and light scrub where these trees grow.



Contributors to the Nature of Dorset have seen this species at these locations:

Please note that the markers show APPROXIMATE locations of the observation, not exact locations! You can find often find out more information about location by looking at the original tweet. Click on any marker to see the name of the location and then click on the location name to see more details about the site where available.

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This chart shows the number of records per month for this species where there are records (see note below):

The intention of this chart is to show which months during the year this species is most likely to be seen. The total per month is across all years; to see the total for a particular year select that year in the filter at the top.

This chart shows the number of records per day for this species for up to the last 30 days for which there are records for this species (see note above). Hover over any column to see the date and the number of records:

These contributors have submitted records for this species:

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Mark Andrews 1
Paul Harris 1

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It's not every day you get a Lesser Swallow Prominent on your hosepipe.... #teammoth
Tweet Date:
11/08/2017 - 15:53
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

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Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
28/08/2017 - 17:19 Paul Harris Lesser Swallow Prominent from the trap today. I get lots of Swallow Prominent (20 one night) but this species is a…
11/08/2017 - 15:53 Mark Andrews It's not every day you get a Lesser Swallow Prominent on your hosepipe.... #teammoth
Name of species Lesser Swallow Prominent
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