Euclidia glyphica (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Erebidae)

Forewing Length: 13-15mm, Wingspan: 25-30mm; Proboscis Length: 7-12mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? June - August (Winter) May - July
(Earliest: 12.5)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Wet Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Several Fabaceae
Possible Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Vicia
Food:
(Adult)

Several Asteraceae Nectar

Polygonum bistorta Nectar

Ajuga reptans Nectar

Silene flos-cuculi Nectar

Trifolium pratense Nectar

Cardamine pratensis Nectar

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar

Crataegus Pollen
Parasitoids:
Hyposoter didymator Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae

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