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Herminia tarsipennalis Treitschke, 1835

72.0530 (B&F: 2489)
Previously:Zanclognatha tarsipennalis (Treitschke, 1835)

»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Erebidae
      »Subfamily: Herminiinae
        »Tribe: Lithosiini

A resident species, usually occurring sparingly or fairly commonly at mv light in a wide range of habitats, but sometimes fairly common in woodland clearings. Well distributed, probably generally so in large areas, but very local in numbers. Single-brooded, flying mainly from mid-June to mid-August. Larvae feed on knotgrass and Monterey cypress. (Pratt, 2011)

Zanclognatha tarsipennalis (Treitschke, 1835)
Lindfield, 16 xi 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman
Zanclognatha tarsipennalis (Treitschke, 1835)
Pagham Harbour, vii 2006
Photo: Ivan Lang

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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