Main: (Noctuidae / Xyleninae)
73.160 [B&F: 2335] Slender Brindle (Apamea scolopacina) (Esper, 1788)

 

Notes: Local in woodland throughout much of England and Wales. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight Widespread and fairly common in all three vice-counties. Since the 1950s, it has appeared in many new localities on the mainland and is now known from several places on the Island. Wingspan 32-36 mm. Characterised by fuscous patch on dorsum near base of wing (MBGBI Vol 10). Larva feeds on flowers, stems and leaves of various grasses, including Wood Meadow-grass and False-brome.

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