Arctornis l-nigrum (Müller 1764) (Family Erebidae)

Forewing Length: 19-27mm;
Wingspan: 35-45mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? July - June ? June - July
(Earliest: 1.7)

Hedge Rows

Beech Forest

Wet Forest

Fagus sylvatica

Quercus robur

Betula pendula
Possible Food:

Possible Parasitoids:
Many Ichneumonidae Larvae

Many Braconidae Larvae

Several Tachinidae Larvae

Catalogue of the Lepidoptera of Belgium: Arctornis l-nigrum
Arctornis l-nigrum
Lepidoptera and Their Ecology: Arctornis l-nigrum
Lepiforum: Arctornis l-nigrum
Plant Parasites of Europe: Arctornis l-nigrum

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