Orthosia cerasi (Fabricius 1775) (Family Noctuidae)

Forewing Length: 13-17mm, Wingspan: 34-40mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? April - June (Winter) February - May
(Earliest: 13.3)

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

Fagus sylvatica

Quercus robur

Populus nigra

Salix caprea

Alnus glutinosa

Corylus avellana

Crataegus

Acer pseudoplatanus

Viburnum opulus
Possible Food:
(Larva)
(Polyphagous)

Betula
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: Orthosia cerasi
Orthosia cerasi
Nature Spot: Common Quaker - Orthosia cerasi
Lepidoptera and Their Ecology: Orthosia cerasi
Lepiforum: Orthosia cerasi


Pictures © 2003 J.K. Lindsey, 2014 R. Thunus

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