Family: Noctuidae

73.293 Smoky Wainscot Mythimna impura

There are 4124 county records of 18536 individuals from 307 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [18533 Adult] [3 Larval] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

Jun
254
Jul
10374
Aug
7827
Sep
63
Oct
4

Earliest: 08 Jun 1975 - Latest: 18 Oct 2006

Historical Abundance

2018
1492
2017
1932
2016
872
2015
1325
2014
871
2013
1612
2012
1114
2011
727
2010
800
2009
838

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
2782 (10680)
VC68
1342 (7856)

Similar Species

2199 Common Wainscot Mythimna pallens
2197 Southern Wainscot Mythimna straminea

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

17. Various grasses
Cocksfoot Dactylis glomerata
Common Reed Phragmites australis

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