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2092 ~ Shuttle-shaped dart ~ Agrotis puta puta
UK Status

Resident. Common S,C.

Montgomeryshire Status

A fairly common species, recorded mainly from the north of the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 30-32mm.

Confusion species

None.


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)

Habitat

A wide range of open places.

Foodplant

Many herbaceous plants.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as a larva. Larva May-July and August April.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 2nd Aug 2009, Llanfyllin
Female

Photo by MDH, 4th May 2010, Llanfyllin
Male