Pachetra sagittigera britannica Turner, 1933:282

Feathered ear, Feathered ear noctuid moth



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Treated as a synonym of the nominate form of Pachetra sagittigera by (Varga et al., 2017).


Conservation Status

Missing or invalid

Last record: early 1960's (source)





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Turner, Hy. J. (1933). The British noctuae and their varieties (supplement). The Entomologist's Record and Journal of Variation 45: 257-308.


Other references:

Skinner, B. and Wilson, D. (2009). Colour Identification Guide to the Moths of the British Isles: Macrolepidoptera. Harley Books; 3rd Revised edition.

South, Richard. (1907-1909). The moths of the British Isles. London: F. Warne & Co.

Varga, Zoltán, Ronkay, Gábor and Ronkay, László. (2017). Revised taxonomic check list of the Eurasiatic species of the subtribe Poliina (Noctuidae, Noctuinae, Hadenini). Deutsche Entomologische Zeitschrift 64(2): 133-160.


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