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

NOCTUIDAE

Noctuinae

Las Descargues, 15 June 2010
Agrotis clavis Adult

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© Robin Howard

Agrotis clavis (Hufnagel, 1766)

Heart and Club
La Cl

Wingspan: 35-40mm

Imago: univoltine - May-August. A frequent visitor to light and sugar it has been recorded from all calcareous grassland sites and open woodland.

Larva: polyphagous on herbaceous plants. Overwinters as a fully grown larva, pupation takes place underground.

 

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