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Eupsilia transversa (Hufnagel, 1766)

Satellite
73.2100 (B&F: 2256)

Synonym(s):
Eupsilia satellitia (Linnaeus, 1767)


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

A resident species occurring singly or sparingly at mv light in a wide range of habitats. Fairly common among deciduous woodland and occasionally common in the North West. A single brooded species flying mostly from mid-September to late November and again, after intermittent hibernation, from early February to late April. The larvae feed on oak, beech, elm, hawthorn, (sweet) chestnut, ivy, honeysuckle and other caterpillars. (Pratt, 2011)

Eupsilia transversa (Hufnagel, 1766)
Wych Cross, Forest Row, 07 iii 2013
Photo: Hew Prendergast
Eupsilia transversa (Hufnagel, 1766)
Battle, 11 x 2014
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Eupsilia transversa (Hufnagel, 1766)
Scotney Estate, 05 xi 2018
Photo: Charles Waters
Eupsilia transversa (Hufnagel, 1766)
Eastbourne, 23 iii 2019
Photo: Peter Coyston
Eupsilia transversa (Hufnagel, 1766)
Ashdown Forest, 23 ii 2009
Photo: Damian Pinguey
Eupsilia transversa (Hufnagel, 1766)
Pagham Harbour, x 2006
Photo: Ivan Lang
Eupsilia transversa (Hufnagel, 1766)
Ringmer, 18 x 2009
Photo: Mark Underhill
Eupsilia transversa (Hufnagel, 1766)
Warnham LNR, 0
Photo: Sam Bayley
Eupsilia transversa (Hufnagel, 1766)
Friston Forest, 30 v 2011
Photo: Michael Blencowe

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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