Orthosia populeti (Fabricius 1775) (Family Noctuidae)

Forewing Length: 15-17mm, Wingspan: 32-40mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? April - June (Winter) February - May
(Earliest: 28.3)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligiphagous)

Populus

Salix caprea
Parasitoids:
Cratichneumon culex Larva

Ophion luteus Larva

Microplitis xanthopus Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Many Tachinidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Orthosia populeti
Orthosia populeti
Nature Spot: Lead-coloured Drab - Orthosia populeti
Lepidoptera and Their Ecology: Orthosia populeti
Lepiforum: Orthosia populeti


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