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Apamea monoglypha (Hufnagel, 1766)

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73.1620 (B&F: 2321)


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

A resident and suspected episodic immigrant species. Always common to very common at mv light in a wide range of habitats it can be abundant on vegetated shingle beaches, on the Downs and in other grassy habitats. Generally distributed. Chiefly single-brooded, flying mainly from late May to early September with a sporadic second emergence occurring at any time between late October and mid-December. Larvae feed on the roots and stem-bases of various grasses. (Pratt, 2011)

Apamea monoglypha (Hufnagel, 1766)
Woods Mill, 23 xi 2017
Photo: Bob Foreman
Apamea monoglypha (Hufnagel, 1766)
Steyning, 28 vi 2013
Photo: Olly Ellis
Apamea monoglypha (Hufnagel, 1766)
Pagham Harbour, x 2006
Photo: Ivan Lang
Apamea monoglypha (Hufnagel, 1766)
Battle, 30 vi 2012
Photo: Adrienne Norbury

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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