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Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)

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»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Erebidae
      »Subfamily: Scoliopteryginae
        »Tribe: Scoliopterygini

A resident species normally occurring single or sparingly at mv light in a wide range of habitats. Sometimes fairly common in woods. Well distributed. Single-brooded flying mainly from the second week of July to late October and again after hibernation from early March to late June. Larvae feed on sallow and other willows. (Pratt, 2011)

Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Crowborough, 23 iv 2015
Photo: Charles Waters
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Brighton, 11 iv 2016
Photo: Gideon Knight
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Crowborough, 21 iv 2018
Photo: Bill Welch
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Eastbourne, 23 iii 2019
Photo: Peter Coyston
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Piltdown, 11 ii 2020
Photo: Harvey Osler
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Woods Mill SWT Reserve, 23 iv 2014
Photo: Penny Green
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Newhaven Fort tunnels, 17 xii 2014
Photo: Steven Teale
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lewes, 1 xii 2010
Photo: Nick Blackett
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pagham Harbour, iv 2007
Photo: Ivan Lang
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Ripe, 23 vii 2006
Photo: Michael Blencowe
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Kingstanding, 20 ix 2009
Photo: Steve Wheatley
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Kingsham, xx 2003
Photo: Sarah Patton
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Findon Valley, 13 iii 2007
Photo: Mike Snelling
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Ebernoe, 5 i 2008
Photo: Michael Blencowe
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
Henfield, 22 viii 2010
Photo: Richard Roebuck
Scoliopteryx libatrix (Linnaeus, 1758)
larva on Sallow
Crowborough, 12 viii 2014
Photo: Charles Waters

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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