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Phragmatobia fuliginosa

The Ruby Tiger (Phragmatobia fuliginosa) is a moth of the family Arctiidae. It is found in Europe. There are a number of recognized subspecies, such as P. f. melitensis in Malta and P. f. borealis in Scotland.

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The wingspan is 35–45 mm. The moth flies from May to August depending on the location.

The caterpillars feed on various herbaceous plants.



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