Noctuoidea

Hadeninae

Imago
Genus
Mythimna
Species
ferrago (1)
Author/Year
Fabricius, 1787
English Vernacular
Clay
French Vernacular
Argentée
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 36-44mm

Imago: Univoltine, perhaps bivoltine, a common species recorded at most sites locally.  Comes freely to light and sugar.

Larva: Polyphagous, feeding on different grasses and herbaceous plants.

Overwinter: As a larva

Imago