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Parapoynx stratiotata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Ringed China-mark
63.1170 (B&F: 1348)


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

Common

A resident species often fairly common to common around ponds, lakes and dykes. Well distributed in the far east but only thinly so elsewhere. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late May to the third week of September, sometimes to late September. Larvae feed on American weed (Canadian waterweed) and frog-bit. (Pratt, 2011).

Parapoynx stratiotata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Scotney Estate, 25 vii 2018
Photo: Charles Waters
Parapoynx stratiotata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lindfield, 15 vi 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman
Parapoynx stratiotata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lindfield, 05 ix 2010
Photo: Bob Foreman
Parapoynx stratiotata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Battle, 27 vii 2013
Photo: Adrienne Norbury

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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