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

NOCTUIDAE

Noctuinae

Las Descargues, August, 2006
Epipsilia grisescens Adult

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© Robin Howard

Epipsilia grisescens (Fabricius, 1794)

Wingspan: 30-39mm

Imago: univoltine - June-September with a possible diapause. A montagne species and a scarce visitor to light. It has been recorded from Las Descargues only.

Larva: feeds on various grass species and low growing herbaceous plants.

 

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