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Synthymia fixa  (Fabricius, 1787)
Taxonomical Classification:  Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Lepidoptera / Noctuidae
Lesser Yellow underwing, Goldwing     Baħrija tas-silla tal-mogħoz
Further Information:
Found hovering mostly on the Pitch clover plants (Bituminaria bituminosa ) mostly during Apr-May. The third hindwings are coloured orange to mustard yellow and have a black border at the bottom. Wingspan measures about 30-35mm.














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