Mythimna impura (Hübner 1808) (Family Noctuidae)


Larva on Luzula multiflora

Forewing Length: 14-18mm, Wingspan: 31-38mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? August - June
(Earliest: 19.5)
? May - August
(Earliest: 18.6)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Wet Meadows
Food:
(Larva)

Several Poaceae

Luzula campestris

Luzula multiflora

Carex nigra
Parasitoids:
Ichneumon albiger Larva

Ophion obscuratus Larva

Cotesia ruficrus Larva

Protapanteles fulvipes Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Many Tachinidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Mythimna impura
Mythimna impura
Nature Spot: Smoky Wainscot - Mythimna impura
Lepidoptera and Their Ecology: Mythimna impura
Lepiforum: Mythimna impura


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