Noctuidae: Noctuinae

10156 Autumnal Rustic Eugnorisma glareosa, (Esper, 1788)

BF2117 (ABH73.365)

Christophstal, September 2020
Christophstal, September 2020
 Photo © Peter Bissell
Christophstal, September 2020
 Photo © Peter Bissell
 2012-2013
 2014
 2015
 2016-onwards

General Information

Pupates in loose soil.

Overwinters as a larva.
Both sexes readily come to light, sometimes in numbers.

Forewing length: 15-16mm.
Foodplant(s): Heather (Calluna vulgaris), bedstraws (Galium spp.), Bluebell (Hyacinthoides non-scripta), grasses, herbaceous plants
Flying: One generation, August-October
UK Presence: Resident
National status:

Habitat

Woodland fringes, heathland, grassland moorland and sandy or chalky soils.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Baden-Württemberg.



Larva/Leafmine:
Larva Type:
Smooth
Colours:
Brown, red, black, white
No. of Proleg Pairs:
5