|2091 ~ Dark Sword-grass ~ Agrotis ipsilon|
Migrant. Scattered records
Scattered records, that can vary in number each year.
Wingspan : M & F, 40-55mm.
Mainly coastal areas, but is also found in smaller numbers inland.
A wide range of herbaceous plants.
Adults that arrive in the spring probably give rise to another generation in the summer though breeding has never been confirmed.
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Photo by PRW, 8th Aug 2010, Commins Coch