Noctuoidea

Noctuinae

Imago
Genus
Xestia
Species
c-nigrum
Author/Year
Linnaeus, 1758
English Vernacular
Setaceous Hebrew Character
French Vernacular
C noir
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 35-45mm

Imago: Bivoltine, a common species that can be found in most habitats, comes freely to light and also to sugar.

Larva: Polyphagous, feeding on many different herbaceous plants including nettles (Urtica dioica)

Overwinter: As a larva

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