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73.101 ~ 2380 ~ Treble Lines ~ Charanyca trigrammica
UK Status

Resident. Common S,C.

Montgomeryshire Status

A fairly common species found throughout the county.

Wingspan :  M & F, 33-40mm.

Confusion species

Double Line.
Flight time (Montgomeryshire)


Mainly open country up to a mid altitude.


A range of herbaceous plants.

Lifestage data

Overwinters as small larva. Larva June-April, feeding at night. Pupates underground.
Montgomeryshire photos

Photo by PRW, 7th May 2007, Commins Coch

Photo by PRW, 7th May 2007, Commins Coch
Pic shows a darker form

Photo by MW, 6th May 2011, Cors Dyfi.
An unusual grey form.