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

NOCTUIDAE

Hadeninae

Pierre Martine, Causse de Gramat, August, 2006
Mythimna loreyi Adult

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© Robin Howard

Mythimna loreyi (Duponchel, 1827)

Cosmopolitan

Wingspan: 34-44mm

Imago: bivoltine - May-October. An infrequent subtropical species of dry, open grassland it has been recorded at light at Las Descargues and from several sites on the limestone pavement of the Causse.

Larva: feeds on various grass species.

 

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