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Parastichtis suspecta (Hübner, [1817])

73.2210 (B&F: 2268)

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

A resident species occurring singly or sparingly but occasionally fairly common at mv light in a few woods or heathland. Very local if more than singletons are seen, distinctly irregular in appearance in many localities and missing from large central areas of the county. A single brooded species flying mainly from early June to the third week of August. The larval foodplant is birch, (not been determined yet in this county). (Pratt, 2011)

Parastichtis suspecta (Hübner, 1817)
Brickfield Meadow, 16 vi 2017
Photo: Alice Parfitt
Parastichtis suspecta (Hübner, 1817)
Bracklesham, 06 vii 2019
Photo: Derek Lee
Parastichtis suspecta (Hübner, 1817)
Eastbourne, 08 vii 2019
Photo: Peter Coyston
Parastichtis suspecta (Hübner, 1817)
Dove’s Nest, 15 vi 2020
Photo: Charles Waters
Parastichtis suspecta (Hübner, 1817)
Findon Valley, 09 vii 2012
Photo: Mike Snelling

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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