Callistege mi (Clerck 1759) (Family Noctuidae)

Forewing Length: 13-16mm, Wingspan: 25-30mm
Egg Larva Pupa Imago
May - September June - September July - May May - July
(Earliest: 10.5)
Migratory

Biotopes:
Meadows

Heath and Moorland
Food:
(Larva)
(Polyphagous)

Several Fabaceae

Hypericum maculatum

Polygonum aviculare

Dactylis glomerata

Calluna vulgaris
Possible Food:
(Larva)
(Polyphagous)

Vicia
Food:
(Adult)

Polygonum bistorta Nectar

Trifolium pratense Nectar

Trifolium repens Nectar

Ranunculus repens Nectar

Potentilla erecta Nectar

Ajuga reptans Nectar
Parasitoids:
Cotesia tibialis Larva

Microplitis viduus Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Many Tachinidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Callistege mi
Callistege mi
Nature Spot: Mother Shipton - Callistege mi


Pictures © 2003 J.K. Lindsey

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