Burnet Companion

Burnet companion

Name: Burnet Companion

Scientific name: Euclidia glyphica

Category: Minibeasts

Nature Stars: 40

What are nature stars?

About: Found largely in grassland habitats such as meadows, downland and grass verges.

How to identify: Brown striped wings. The underwing has brown and yellowy orange stripes.

Where: Occurs throughout most of the UK but is most common in southern England.

Natural Superpowers

  • Predator: 10
  • Agility: 20
  • Rarity: 30
  • Cute factor: 30
  • Traveller: 20

Fantastic fact: Unlike many moths, this moth flies in the daytime.

Photograph credit: David Longshaw

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