Noctuidae: Xyleninae

2249 (ABH73.240) Beautiful Arches Mniotype satura (=Blepharita), ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

KR09738

Freudenstadt, Germany, September 2013
Freudenstadt, Germany, September 2013
 Photo © Peter Bissell
Freudenstadt, Germany, September 2013
 Photo © Peter Bissell
 pre-1981
 1981-1999
 2000-2009
 2010-onwards
Freudenstadt, Germany, September 2013
Freudenstadt, Germany, September 2013
 Photo © Peter Bissell
Freudenstadt, Germany, September 2013
Freudenstadt, Germany, September 2013
 Photo © Peter Bissell


General InformationOverwinters as Doesn't overwinter in the UK.
Both sexes come to light.

Forewing length: 19-23,,mm
Foodplant(s): Bramble (Rubus fruticosus), honeysuckles (Lonicera spp.), sallows (Salix spp.), hawthorns (Crataegus spp.), Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), Raspberry (Rubus idaeus), broadleaved shrubs
Flying: One generation, July-October
UK Presence: Immigrant
National status: Extinct

Habitat

Open woodland.

Regional Information

Recorded in 2 (0.7%) of the 270 2km squares of Huntingdonshire.

Last recorded in June 1984

Recorded date range (Adult): 20 June to 20 June


Extinct