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Hypsopygia glaucinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Double-striped Tabby
62.0760 (B&F: 1415)
Previously:Orthopygia glaucinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Pyraloidea
    »Family: Pyralidae
      »Subfamily: Pyralinae
        »Tribe: Pyralini


Resident and suspected immigrant. Occurs sparingly at light in a wide range of habitats. Thinly distributed across much of the country. Double-brooded in overlapping flights, mainly from the second week of June to early September and again from late September to late October. Larval foodplant has yet to be determined in Sussex although decaying vegetable matter has been listed elsewhere. (Pratt, 2011).

Orthopygia glaucinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Nr. Battle, 14 x 2018
Photo: Mark Donnellan
Orthopygia glaucinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Battle, 15 x 2018
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Orthopygia glaucinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Crawley, 01 viii 2020
Photo: Anthony Bennett
Orthopygia glaucinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pagham Harbour, viii 2007
Photo: Ivan Lang
Orthopygia glaucinalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Warnham LNR, 23 vi 2005
Photo: Sam Bayley

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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