Noctuoidea

Hadeninae

Imago
Genus
Mythimna
Species
pallens (1)
Author/Year
Linnaeus, 1758
English Vernacular
Common Wainscot
French Vernacular
Blême
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 32-40mm

Imago: Bivoltine, with broods overlapping in Auguts.  A common moth here at both light and sugar.

Larva: Feed on a wide variety of grasses.

Overwinter: As a small larva.

Imago