Family: Noctuidae

73.291 Common Wainscot Mythimna pallens

There are 1838 county records of 4045 individuals from 235 different sites. First recorded in 1839.

Individual records comprise of: [4045 Adult] .

Occurrence by month (Adults)

May
1
Jun
255
Jul
2440
Aug
1164
Sep
139
Oct
40

Earliest: 31 May 2011 - Latest: 23 Oct 2009

Historical Abundance

2019
328
2018
266
2017
117
2016
99
2015
286
2014
148
2013
265
2012
171
2011
164
2010
113

Records (Individuals) by Vice County

VC67
933 (1602)
VC68
905 (2443)

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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