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Lenisa geminipuncta (Haworth, 1809)

Twin-spotted Wainscot
73.1390 (B&F: 2370)
Previously:Archanara geminipuncta (Haworth, 1809)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Noctuidae
      »Subfamily: Xyleninae
        »Tribe: Apameini

A resident species occurring singly or sparingly in a wide range of habitats, especially within about seven miles of the coast. Well distributed in the far east, less so elsewhere in the south. Scarce in the north and missing from a large part of central Sussex. Single-brooded flying from third week of July to late August. Larvae feed inside stems of common reed. (Pratt, 2011)

Archanara geminipuncta (Haworth, 1809)
Southease, Lewes, 05 viii 1989
Photo: Roy Leverton

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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