Noctuoidea

Noctuinae

Imago Distribution Map
Genus
Xestia
Species
sexstrigata
Author/Year
Haworth, 1809
English Vernacular
Six Striped Rustic
French Vernacular
Noctuelle ombragée
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 36-38mm

Imago: Univoltine, a regular damp habitat species that visits both light and sugar here each year but only in small numbers.

Larva: Polyphagous, feeding on a wide variety of herbaceous plants.

Overwinter: As a larva

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Imago Distribution Map