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Deltote bankiana (Fabricius, 1775)

Silver Barred
73.0270 (B&F: 2413)

Deltote argentula (Hübner, [1787])

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


A suspected scarce immigrant to both halves of the county;only once detected in West Sussex. Only ever seen in singletons, although in a wide range of habitats Records average about one a decade. Adults appear mainly between second week of June and late July. Larvae elsewhere feed on fenland grasses. (Pratt, 2011)

Deltote bankiana (Fabricius, 1775)
Dover Kent, 23 vi 2009
Photo: Keith Alexander

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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