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Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)

Silver Y
73.0150 (B&F: 2441)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Noctuidae
      »Subfamily: Plusiinae
        »Tribe: Plusiini

An annual immigrant and episodic resident always at least common and occasionally abundant by day and at mv light along the coast. Less numerous inland. The moth usually appears from July to September but large numbers of primary immigrants can be seen at any time between mid May and early November. The larvae feed on a wide variety of plants. (Pratt, 2011)

Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
f. incipient
Bracklesham, 08 v 2016
Photo: Derek Lee
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Brighton, 29 vi 2020
Photo: Colin Piper
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Hastings, 02 vii 2020
Photo: Angela Bogie
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Hastings, 11 viii 2020
Photo: Angela Bogie
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Hastings, 11 viii 2020
Photo: Angela Bogie
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Southwater, 11 viii 2020
Photo: Graham Meech
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Findon, 18 x 2020
Photo: John Christleib
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Plumpton Lane, 07 xi 2020
Photo: Nick Ostler
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Shoreham, 13 xi 2020
Photo: Chris Corrigan
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gillham Wood, 23 xi 2020
Photo: Martin Banks
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Iping Common, 24 vii 2009
Photo: Steve Morgan
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
f. incipiens
Bracklesham, 27 iv 2014
Photo: Derek Lee
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
f. rufescens Tutt
Lindfield, 10 vii 2015
Photo: Bob Foreman
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Hailsham, 20 vii 2010
Photo: Simon Rayburn
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Climping, 19 vii 2007
Photo: Matthew Sennitt
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
ab. tiltscheri
Pagham Harbour, iv 2007
Photo: Ivan Lang
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Lindfield, 04 vii 2008
Photo: Bob Foreman
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Mill Hill, 09 viii 2008
Photo: Dave and Pen Green
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Pagham Harbour, x 2007
Photo: Ivan Lang
Autographa gamma (Linnaeus, 1758)
Bracklesham, 14 ix 2013
Photo: Derek Lee

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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