Noctuoidea

Hadeninae

Imago Genitalia Distribution Map
Genus
Lithophane
Species
ornitopus
Author/Year
Hufnagel, 1766
English Vernacular
Grey Shoulder Knot
French Vernacular
Nébuleuse
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 34-42mm

Imago: Univoltine, another common species here, flies during the autumn, hibernates and then re-appears in the spring.

Larva: Feed on oak (Quercus), elm (Ulmus), blackthorn (Prunus), poplar (Populus) and sallow (Salix)

Overwinter: As an adult.

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