Hyppa rectilinea (Esper 1788) (Family Noctuidae)

Forewing Length: 16-19mm;
Wingspan: 38-44mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? July - Spring ? May - July
(Earliest: 3.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Spruce Forest

Gardens
Food:
(Larva)
(Polyphagous)

Vaccinium myrtillus

Vaccinium vitis-idaea

Salix caprea

Rubus
Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Many Tachinidae Larvae

Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of Belgium: Hyppa rectilinea
Hyppa rectilinea
Lepidoptera and Their Ecology: Hyppa rectilinea
Lepiforum: Hyppa rectilinea


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