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Shark moth

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Peter Orchard

Widespread but scarce although its food plant in the dandelion family are so common


Common Name Shark moth
Scientific Name Cucullia umbratica
Species Group Moths 516 899 Noctuidae
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Moths 516 899 Noctuidae