Agrochola [Anchoscelis] helvola (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Noctuidae)

Forewing Length: 16-18mm;
Wingspan: 30-35mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
(Winter) April - June ? September - November
(Earliest: 22.9)

Biotopes:
Heath and Moorland

Spruce Forest

Hedge Rows
Food:
(Larva)

Calluna vulgaris

Vaccinium myrtillus

Salix caprea

Crataegus

Quercus robur

Betula pendula
Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Many Tachinidae Larvae

Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of Belgium: Anchoscelis helvola
Agrochola helvola
Lepidoptera and Their Ecology: Agrochola helvola
Lepiforum: Agrochola helvola


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