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Omphaloscelis lunosa >

Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)

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73.1920 (B&F: 2262)


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

A resident species, common and occasionally locally very common at mv light in deciduous woods or heathland. Widespread, though missing from large areas. A single brooded species mainly flying from mid September to the second week of December. The larvae feed mainly on the flowers and unripe seeds of wych-elm and ash, and also on the leaves. (Pratt, 2011)

Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)
Crowborough, 16 x 2015
Photo: Charles Waters
Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)
Battle, 20 x 2018
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)
Scotney, 28 ix 2020
Photo: Charles Waters
Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)
Warnham, 22 x 2020
Photo: David Bridges
Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)
Crawley Down, 07 xi 2020
Photo: Hugh Colville
Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)
Pagham Harbour, x 2007
Photo: Ivan Lang
Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)
Ringmer, 21 x 2008
Photo: John Luck
Agrochola circellaris (Hufnagel, 1766)
Southwater, 0
Photo: Sam Bayley

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No larval records

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