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Anorthoa munda ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Twin-spotted Quaker
73.2500 (B&F: 2189)
Previously:Orthosia munda ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)


»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Noctuidae
      »Subfamily: Hadeninae
        »Tribe: Orthosiini

A resident species, scarce along treeless parts of the coast, normally occurring sparingly or fairly commonly in most eastern and south-western woods, and commonly to very commonly in the north-west. Widespread but local in high numbers. Single-brooded, flying mainly from early March to late April. Larvae feed on oak, aspen, sallow, hop and damson. (Pratt, 2011)

Orthosia munda ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Battle, 17 iv 2019
Photo: Adrienne Norbury
Orthosia munda ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Findon Valleyi, 30 iii 2016
Photo: Mike Snelling
Orthosia munda ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Findon Valley, 8 iii 2007
Photo: Mike Snelling
Orthosia munda ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Pagham Harbour, iii 2007
Photo: Ivan Lang
Orthosia munda ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Warnham LNR, 0
Photo: Sam Bayley
Orthosia munda ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)
Crowborough, 15 iii 2014
Photo: Charles Waters

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

Phenology (larval)

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