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Ochropleura leucogaster (Freyer, [1831])

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»Suborder: Glossata
  »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
    »Family: Noctuidae
      »Subfamily: Noctuinae
        »Tribe: Noctuini

The first British specimen was caught at mv light in Walberton in 1983 followed by a second in 2000. The first East Sussex record was in 2000 at Icklesham, followed by another in 2001 at Pebsham, St Leonards. All records have been in September or October. (Pratt, 2011)

Ochropleura leucogaster (Freyer, 1831)
Bracklesham, 27 ix 2016
Photo: Derek Lee
Ochropleura leucogaster (Freyer, 1831)
Bracklesham, 29 ix 2016
Photo: Derek Lee
Ochropleura leucogaster (Freyer, 1831)
Bracklesham, 29 ix 2016
Photo: Derek Lee
Ochropleura leucogaster (Freyer, 1831)
Bracklesham, 15 x 2018
Photo: Derek Lee
Ochropleura leucogaster (Freyer, 1831)
Rye Harbour SWT Reserve, 22 x 2018
Photo: Chris Bentley

Distribution at 1km scale

Phenology (adult)

No larval records

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