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

NOCTUIDAE

Hadeninae

Las Descargues, 23 July 2010
Hada plebeja Adult

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© Robin Howard

Hada plebeja (Linnaeus, 1761)

Shears
La Vagabonde

Wingspan: 28-38mm

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

Larva: polyphagous on herbaceous plants overwinters as a pupa on the ground.

 

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