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2330 ~ Dusky Brocade ~ Apamea remissa
UK Status

Resident. Common

Montgomeryshire Status

A fairly common species found throughout the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 36-42mm.

Confusion species

Confused, Crescent Striped, White Colon, Dark Brocade, Large Nutmeg, Light Brocade and Pale-shouldered Brocade.


Flight time (Montgomeryshire)


Habitat

A wide range of grassy places.

Foodplant

Grasses.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as a larva close to the ground. Larva August-April, feeding at night. Pupates underground.
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Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by MDH, 24th June 2009, Llanfyllin