Lacanobia oleracea (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Noctuidae)


Larva

Forewing Length: 14-19mm, Wingspan: 32-37mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
(Winter) July - September
(Earliest: 16.8)
(Winter) May - July

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)
(Polyphagous)

Several Asteraceae

Several Polygonaceae

Lotus corniculatus

Medicago sativa

Chenopodium album

Urtica dioica

Plantago major

Lysimachia vulgaris

Hypericum perforatum

Calystegia sepium

Alopecurus pratensis

Corylus avellana

Athyrium filix-femina
Possible Food:
(Larva)
(Polyphagous)

Senecio

Rubus

Epilobium
Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Many Tachinidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Lacanobia oleracea
Lacanobia oleracea
Nature Spot: Bright-line Brown-eye - Lacanobia oleracea
Lepidoptera and Their Ecology: Lacanobia oleracea
Lepiforum: Lacanobia oleracea


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