Family: Noctuidae

73.291 Common Wainscot Mythimna pallens

There are 1765 county records of 3717 individuals from 228 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [3717 Adult] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
1
Jun
250
Jul
2179
Aug
1102
Sep
139
Oct
40

Earliest: 31 May 2011 - Latest: 23 Oct 2009

Historical Abundance

2018
266
2017
117
2016
99
2015
286
2014
148
2013
265
2012
171
2011
164
2010
113
2009
99

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
906 (1567)
VC68
859 (2150)

Similar Species

2197 Southern Wainscot Mythimna straminea
2198 Smoky Wainscot Mythimna impura

Status Grade 1

Larval food plants

17. Various grasses
Annual Meadow Grass Poa annua
Canadian Goldenrod Solidago canadensis
Cocksfoot Dactylis glomerata
Tufted Hair Grass Deschampsia caespitosa

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