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Anania hortulata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Small Magpie
63.0250 (B&F: 1376)
Previously:Eurrhypara hortulata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anania urticata (Linnaeus, 1761)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Pyraloidea
    »Family: Crambidae
      »Subfamily: Pyraustinae
        »Tribe: Endotrichini


A resident species, often common in gardens, but less frequent elsewhere; larvae occasionally very common. Generally distributed, but very local in numbers. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late May to late August. Larvae feed on stinging nettle. (Pratt, 2011).

Eurrhypara hortulata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Battle, 22 vi 2019
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Eurrhypara hortulata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Seaford, 25 vi 2013
Photo: Bob Eade
Eurrhypara hortulata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lindfield, 1 vi 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman
Eurrhypara hortulata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pagham Harbour, vi 2007
Photo: Ivan Lang

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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