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Hypena rostralis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Buttoned Snout
72.0040 (B&F: 2480)


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

Nb

A resident species in danger of extinction across the region. Scarce but recently increasing from the north. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late August to late September and then after hibernation to mid-June. Larvae feed on hop. (Pratt, 2011)

Hypena rostralis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bracklesham, 19 x 2015
Photo: Derek Lee
Hypena rostralis (Linnaeus, 1758)
WisboroughGreen, 13 xii 2016
Photo: Dave and Pen Green
Hypena rostralis (Linnaeus, 1758)
WisboroughGreen, 13 xii 2016
Photo: Dave and Pen Green
Hypena rostralis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bracklesham, 17 ix 2017
Photo: Derek Lee
Hypena rostralis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bracklesham, 11 vi 2018
Photo: Derek Lee
Hypena rostralis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rudgwick, 17 v 2007
Photo: Alec McIntyre
Hypena rostralis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bracklesham, 20 ix 2013
Photo: Derek Lee
Hypena rostralis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bracklesham, 21 ix 2013
Photo: Derek Lee

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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