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Lithophane leautieri (Boisduval, 1829)

Subspecies:
     Lithophane leautieri leautieri (Boisduval, 1829)
     Lithophane leautieri hesperica Boursin, 1957

Blair's Shoulder-knot
73.2060 (B&F: 2240)

Synonym(s):
Lithophane lapidea sensu auctt. nec (Hübner, [1808])


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

Resident. Fairly common in a wide range of habitats especially along the coast. Well distributed, perhaps less so in the far north-west. Single-brooded, flying mainly from late September to mid November, occasionally to early January. Larvae feed on Monterey cypress. (Pratt, 2011)

Lithophane leautieri Boursin, 1957
Crowborough, 28 x 2016
Photo: Charles Waters
Lithophane leautieri Boursin, 1957
Ringmer, 15 x 2017
Photo: John Luck
Lithophane leautieri Boursin, 1957
Findon, 08 x 2020
Photo: John Christleib
Lithophane leautieri Boursin, 1957
Seaford, 24 xi 2020
Photo: Bob Eade
Lithophane leautieri Boursin, 1957
Lindfield, 09 x 2009
Photo: Bob Foreman
Lithophane leautieri Boursin, 1957
Ripe, 04 x 2006
Photo: Michael Blencowe
Lithophane leautieri Boursin, 1957
Pagham Harbour, ix 2006
Photo: Ivan Lang
Lithophane leautieri Boursin, 1957
Barcombe, ix 2006
Photo: Clive Dickson
Lithophane leautieri Boursin, 1957
Coldean, Brighton, vii 1989
Photo: Roy Leverton

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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