Noctuoidea

Hadeninae

Imago
Genus
Apamea
Species
anceps (1)
Author/Year
Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775
English Vernacular
Large Nutmeg
French Vernacular
Double-Festoon
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 38-44mm

Imago: Univoltine, this local species inhabits woodland rides, downland and clearings, it comes free to light and also to sugar.

Larva: Feed on a wide variety of grasses.

Overwinter: As a larva

Imago