Diarsia brunnea (Denis & Schiffermüller 1775) (Family Noctuidae)

Forewing Length: 16-20mm, Wingspan: 35-38mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? August - May ? May - August
(Earliest: 24.6)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows

Heath and Moorland

Spruce Forest
Food:
(Larva)
(Polyphagous)

Rubus fruticosus

Digitalis purpurea

Plantago major

Rumex obtusifolius

Calluna vulgaris

Vaccinium myrtillus

Salix caprea

Salix cinerea

Betula pendula

Pteridium aquilinum
Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Pales pavida Larva
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Many Tachinidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Diarsia brunnea
Diarsia brunnea
Lepidoptera and Their Ecology: Diarsia brunnea
Lepiforum: Diarsia brunnea


Pictures © 2003 J.K. Lindsey, 2016 R. Thunus

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