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Globia algae (Esper, 1788)

Rush Wainscot
73.1520 (B&F: 2374)
Previously:Archanara algae (Esper, 1789)

Synonym(s):
Globia cannae (Ochsenheimer, 1816)


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

RDB3

Listed as Nationally Rare in the Red Data Book, this resident species is in danger of extinction in both vice-counties. Occurs sparingly at mv light. Very thinly distributed with less than a dozen colonies ever detected. Single-brooded flying mainly from early August to early September. Larvae feed on wild yellow iris, bulrush and common club-rush. (Pratt, 2011)

Archanara algae (Esper, 1789)
Bracklesham, 04 viii 2017
Photo: Derek Lee
Archanara algae (Esper, 1789)
Knepp Estate, 19 viii 2017
Photo: Dave Green
Archanara algae (Esper, 1789)
Warnham LNR, 13 viii 2004
Photo: Sam Bayley

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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