Pyrausta purpuralis (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Crambidae)

Forewing Length: 7-11mm; Wingspan: 20mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? June
July - September
? April - June
July - August
(Earliest: 8.8)

Biotopes:
Wet Meadows
Food:
(Larva)
(Oligophagous)

Mentha arvensis
Parasitoids:
Several Braconidae Larvae
Other Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Several Braconidae Larvae

Lepidoptera of Belgium: Pyrausta purpuralis
Pyrausta purpuralis
Nature Spot: Pyrausta purpuralis
Lepiforum: Pyrausta purpuralis


Pictures © 2003 J.K. Lindsey, 2017 R. Thunus

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