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Hamearis lucina (Linnaeus, 1758)

Confined to the southern provinces in Belgium. Vulnerable.

The larva lives on Primula veris and Primula vulgaris.

The adults fly from late April till the end of June.

Belgium, Namur, Lavaux-Ste-Anne, 30 April 2005.
(Photo © Chris Steeman)
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