Species Accounts

Ectophasia crassipennis (Fabricius, 1794)

Synonymscrassipennis (Fabricius - Phasia)
CommentsOnly known from the Channel Islands but spreading and increasing in numbers there. Large brown&orange phasiine with dotted wings
Shaw & Ford (1991)-
Belshaw (1993)-
Tschorsnig & Herting (1994)[Phasia] Southern Europe and warmer parts of Central Europe; NW, HE, RP, BW, BY, NB / A, CH. Dry slopes, meadows. Mid May to End September (especially Early August to Early September). Visits flowers; in warmer Europe often very frequent, in the North rare. Numerous Pentatomidae; individuals also reported from Coreidae and Lygaeidae.
JNCC review (1996)-
Shaw & Ford (2000)-
NBN code BRC code 15901
StatusChannel Islands only BENHS drawer
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