Anania [Eurrhypara] hortulata (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Crambidae)


Larva on Urtica dioica

Forewing Length: 13-16mm; Wingspan: 24-28mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? August - May
(Earliest: 1.6)
May June - August
(Earliest: 22.5)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Urtica dioica

Calystegia sepium
Possible Food:
(Larva)

Mentha

Stachys
Food:
(Adult)

Rubus fruticosus Nectar

Galeopsis tetrahit Nectar
Parasitoids:
Gregopimpla inquisitor Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Anania hortulata
Eurrhypara hortulata
Nature Spot: Small Magpie - Eurrhypara hortulata
Lepiforum: Anania hortulata


Pictures © 2003, 2006, 2009 J.K. Lindsey

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