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

NOCTUIDAE

Hadeninae

Las Descargues, 2 November 2010
Mythimna vitellina Adult

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© Robin Howard

Mythimna vitellina (Hübner, 1808)

Delicate
La Leucanie vitelline

Wingspan: 36-43mm

Imago: bivoltine - April-June ; July-November. A common species throughout the region, an often abundant visitor to light and sugar it has been recorded from all grassland habitats.

Larva: feeds on various grass species.

 

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