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Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Knot Grass
73.0450 (B&F: 2289)

»Suborder: Glossata
 »Superfamily: Noctuoidea
  »Family: Noctuidae
   »Subfamily: Acronictinae
    »Tribe: Acontiini

Status and ecology:

A resident species occurring sparingly to fairly commonly at mv light in a wide range of habitats. Probably generally distributed. Double-brooded, flying mainly from mid-April to mid-June and from mid-July to mid-September. Larvae feed on bramble, sallow, unspecified low-growing plants including thistle, hop, poplar and in captivity oak. (Pratt, 2011)

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Ringmer, 08 v 2016 Photo: John Luck

Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)

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