Seq # 901525050

Anchoscelis pistacinoides (d'Aubuisson, 1867) Species

Last modified: Feb. 21, 2020, 12:55 p.m.


The status of this species is unclear; it might be a western form of Agrochola nitida. An extremely rare and verylocal species in the south of Belgium.


Details

Classification
Family: Noctuidae > Subfamily: Xyleninae > Tribus: Xylenini > Genus: Anchoscelis > Subgenus: Anchoscelis > Species: Anchoscelis pistacinoides
Vernacular names
Zuidelijke herfstuil (NL), La Xanthie sanguine (FR)
Synonyms
Anchoscelis dujardini Dufay, 1975
First mention in Belgium
Hackray J. & Sarlet L. G. 1969–1985. Catalogue des Macrolépidoptères de Belgique. — Lambillionea Suppl. 68–74: 1–256. On page 272.
Status

Native


Distribution


Imago

Museum specimens

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Specimens in nature


Flight periods

The adults fly in one generation a year from late August towards early November.They come to light and sugar.


Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Primula

The larva lives on a variety of plants and grasses like Primula.

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