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Euclidia mi (Clerck, 1759)

Mother Shipton
72.0840 (B&F: 2462)
Previously:Callistege mi (Clerck, 1759)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Erebidae
      »Subfamily: Erebinae
        »Tribe: Euclidiini

A resident species generally occurring singly or sparingly in a wide range of grassy habitats but is sometimes common by day in a few places. Well distributed in the far east but only patchily so elsewhere. Extremely local very irregular in numbers and in decline. Single-brooded flying mainly from early May to late June. Larvae feed on unidentified clover and grasses. (Pratt, 2011)

Callistege mi (Clerck, 1759)
Feeding on buttercup
near Pulborough, 02 vi 2015
Photo: Chris Page
Callistege mi (Clerck, 1759)
Woods Mill SWT Reserve, 20 v 2019
Photo: Bob Foreman
Callistege mi (Clerck, 1759)
Cissbury Ring, 14 v 2011
Photo: Paul Cox
Callistege mi (Clerck, 1759)
Ardingly Resevoir, 8 vi 2010
Photo: Heather Maryson
Callistege mi (Clerck, 1759)
Wild Park, 18 v 2011
Photo: Peter Whitcomb
Callistege mi (Clerck, 1759)
Ebernoe, 3 vi 2006
Photo: Michael Blencowe
Callistege mi (Clerck, 1759)
Wolstonbury, 2 vi 2010
Photo: Peter Cockerill

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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