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Ipimorpha retusa (Linnaeus, 1761)

Double Kidney
73.2120 (B&F: 2311)


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

A resident species, generally occurring singly or sparingly at mv light in deciduous woods. Very local and irregular in appearance it is well distributed in the north but less so in the south. Single-brooded, flying mainly from mid-July to late August. Larvae feed on sallow, including eared sallow. (Pratt, 2011)

Ipimorpha retusa (Linnaeus, 1761)
Herstmonceux, 21 vii 2018
Photo: Mike Mullis
Ipimorpha retusa (Linnaeus, 1761)
Etchingham, 26 vii 2018
Photo: Caroline Moore
Ipimorpha retusa (Linnaeus, 1761)
Scotney Estate, 29 vii 2019
Photo: Charles Waters
Ipimorpha retusa (Linnaeus, 1761)
Parham Park, 25 vii 2011
Photo: Dave and Pen Green
Ipimorpha retusa (Linnaeus, 1761)
Lindfield, 27 vii 2010
Photo: Bob Foreman

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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