Acronicta rumicis - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth

NOCTUIDAE

Acronictinae

Las Descargues, 30 June 2005
Acronicta rumicis Larva

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© Robin Howard

Acronicta rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)

Knot Grass
La Noctuelle de la patience

Wingspan: 34-44mm

Imago: bivoltine - March to early October. Comes readily to light and sugar and has been recorded from all sites and habitats.

Larvae: polyphagous on herbaceous plants and woody perennials, overwinters as pupae.

 

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