Lepidoptera

Outer Hebrides


Xestia xanthographa [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
Square-spot Rustic

Family: Noctuidae
Checklist Number: 73.357

Common and found in several habitat-types from August to September

The larvae feed on a wide range of herbaceous plants. The caterpillars of the Square-spot Rustic are indistinguishable from those of the Six-striped Rustic

Xestia xanthographa
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