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Schrankia taenialis (Hübner, [1809])

White-line Snout
72.0620 (B&F: 2482)

Synonym(s):
Schrankia albistrigatis (Haworth, 1809)


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

Nb

A resident species in decline usually occurring singly or sparingly at mv light but occasionally fairly common in woods. Only thinly distributed in the far west and south-east and very local and distinctly episodic in appearance in many places. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late June to early September. The larval foodplant in the wild is not known in this country. (Pratt, 2011)

Schrankia taenialis (Hübner, 1809)
Scotney, 19 x 2020
Photo: Charles Waters
Schrankia taenialis (Hübner, 1809)
Slindon NT, 18 vii 2016
Photo: Mike Snelling
Schrankia taenialis (Hübner, 1809)
Mountfield, 19 ix 2016
Photo: Robin Harris
Schrankia taenialis (Hübner, 1809)
St. Leonards-on-Sea, 07 vii 2014
Photo: Mick Charman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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