Seq # 903140020

Chersotis margaritacea (De Villers, 1789) Species

Last modified: Feb. 22, 2020, 6 p.m.


This very rare and local species has not been seen in NA for quite some time. Possibly extinct.


Details

Classification
Family: Noctuidae > Subfamily: Noctuinae > Tribus: Noctuini > Genus: Chersotis > Species: Chersotis margaritacea
Vernacular names
Grijze walstro-uil (NL), La Noctuelle à I entier (FR), Graue Labkrauteule (DE)
First mention in Belgium
De Laever E. 1959. Trois espèces nouvelles pour la Belgique. — Lambillionea 59: 54–56. On page 54.
Status

Native


Distribution


Observed on

Host plant (genera):
Galium, Hieracium, Plantago and Asperula
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