Family: Noctuidae

73.323 Sand Dart Agrotis ripae

There are 26 county records of 70 individuals from 15 different sites. First recorded in 1970.

Individual records comprise of: [30 Adult] [40 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jun
7
Jul
21
Aug
2

Earliest: 14 Jun 2004 - Latest: 02 Aug 2013

Historical Abundance

2016
1
2015
2
2013
2
2007
1
2005
3
2004
7
2000
1
1994
9
1988
3
1987
39

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
8 (11)
VC68
18 (59)

Similar Species

2083 Coast Dart Euxoa cursoria
2085 Archer's Dart Agrotis vestigialis

Status Grade 3

Larval food plants

Annual Sea-blite Suaeda maritima
Common Orache Atriplex patula
Herbaceous plants Herbaceous plants
Prickly Saltwort Salsola kali
Sea Rocket Cakile maritima

Find moths by larval food plants here.

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