Noctuoidea

Noctuinae

Imago
Genus
Xestia
Species
triangulum
Author/Year
Hufnagel, 1766
English Vernacular
Double Square Spot
French Vernacular
Noctuelle de la Chélidoine
Annual Flight Period
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Wingspan: 36-46mm

Imago: Univoltine, a species that inhabits deciduous woodland and comes to both sugar and light in reasonable numbers.

Larva: Polyphagous, feeding on blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), hawthorn (Crataegus), sallow (Salix) and other trees and perennial plants.

Overwinter: As a larva

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