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

NOCTUIDAE

Noctuinae

Las Descargues, 14 September 2011
Peridroma saucia Adult

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© Robin Howard

Peridroma saucia (Hübner, 1808)

Pearly Underwing
La Noctuelle blessée

Wingspan: 45-56mm

A plurivoltine migrant species on the wing from January to December. It's attracted to light in any month of the year and in almost any habitat and site.

The larvae are polyphagous on herbaceous plants.

 

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