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Hypena lividalis (8)
NikosR Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 76 W: 3 N: 447] (3432)
Hypena lividalis (Hübner, 1796)
Lepidoptera Noctuidae

Hypena lividalis (22-7mm wing span) is a species of snout moths originated from Africa. In Europe, this species occurs in the Mediterranean. In addition, they also colonized the Atlantic Islands (Canaries, Azores and Madeira) and it is a rare migrant in nother countries of Europe up to Sweden. The caterpillars feed primarily on Parietaria judaica and in Urtica dioica. It develops many generations per year.

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NikosR Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 76 W: 3 N: 447] (3432)
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