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True Lover's Knot Lycophotia porphyrea Length 16-19mm. An intricately-patterned moth that is sometimes disturbed in the daytime. Rests with one forewing partly overlapping the other. Adult has chestnut-brown forewings with white and black markings. Flies June-August. Larva feeds on Heather and species of heaths. Widespread and locally common in suitable heathland and moorland habitats.