The Moths of Suffolk
2386 Mediterranean Brocade, Spodoptera littoralis, (Boisduval, 1833)

National Status : Suspected rare immigrant; import

Local Status : Rare immigrant (SMP Status 4)

Flight Period : Has been recorded in June, September and October

Larval foodplants : A wide variety of plants and maybe a pest on vegetables abroad

Records : Ipswich (J Higgott, vii.1998)

Morley's Final Catalogue : Not listed as Suffolk

Wingspan details : Forewing 14-19mm, Wingspan 34-38mm


Confusion species
    AdultBordered Gothic, Heliophobus reticulata

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