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Orange Footman

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Peter Orchard

A species of central southern England and so is quite common here in Dorset but rarely seen by day; its larvae feed on lichen, especially lichens on trees 



Common Name Orange Footman
Scientific Name Eileme sororcula
Species Group Moths 416 478 Tigers Ermines and Footmen
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Moths 416 478 Tigers Ermines and Footmen