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Hypena proboscidalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Snout
72.0030 (B&F: 2477)


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

A resident species usually occurring sparingly or fairly commonly to commonly at mv light in a wide range of habitats. Probably generally distributed. Double-brooded, flying mainly and from mid-May to early August and again less numerously from late August to late October. Larvae feed on stinging nettle. (Pratt, 2011)

Hypena proboscidalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Crowborough, 02 iv 2017
Photo: Charles Waters
Hypena proboscidalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Woods Mill SWT Reserve, 20 vi 2013
Photo: Bob Foreman
Hypena proboscidalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Crowborough, 15 viii 2014
Photo: Charles Waters
Hypena proboscidalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Butchershole Bottom, 22 v 2011
Photo: Heather Maryson
Hypena proboscidalis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Battle, 01 vi 2012
Photo: Adrienne Norbury

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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