Eilema bipunctata (Hübner,1824)

Synonyms/other combinations:
Zobida bipuncta

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Host plants:
The larvae feed on algae and lichens.

Habitat:

Life cycle:
Eilema bipunctata occurs in several generations from early spring to late autumn.

Remarks:
Eilema bipunctata occurs in Morocco and southwesternmost parts of the Iberian Peninsula (S-Portugal and adjacent coastal parts of Spain).



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