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Noctua pronuba (Large Yellow Underwing Moth)

Wikipedia Abstract

The large yellow underwing (Noctua pronuba) is a moth, the type species for the family Noctuidae. It is an abundant species throughout the Palearctic ecozone, one of the most common and most familiar moths of the region.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Avon Gorge Woodlands 376 England, United Kingdom
Bath and Bradford-on-Avon Bats 265 England, United Kingdom  
Berwyn a Mynyddoedd de Clwyd/ Berwyn and South Clwyd Mountains 67265 Wales, United Kingdom
Braunton Burrows 3328 England, United Kingdom
Cairngorms 142543 Scotland, United Kingdom
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Coedydd Derw a Safleoedd Ystlumod Meirion/ Meirionnydd Oakwoods and Bat Sites 6953 Wales, United Kingdom
Dee Estuary/ Aber Dyfrdwy 39057 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Dungeness 7966 England, United Kingdom
Exmoor Heaths 26455 England, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Humber Estuary 90582 England, United Kingdom
Isles of Scilly Complex 66350 England, United Kingdom    
Limestone Coast of South West Wales/ Arfordir Calchfaen de Orllewin Cymru 3940 Wales, United Kingdom  
Lizard Point 34565 England, United Kingdom    
Loch Maree Complex 38882 Scotland, United Kingdom
Moray Firth 373987 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Naddle Forest 892 England, United Kingdom  
North Meadow and Clattinger Farm 259 England, United Kingdom  
North Norfolk Coast 7926 England, United Kingdom  
North Somerset and Mendip Bats 1387 England, United Kingdom
Pen Llyn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau 360832 Wales, United Kingdom
Sefton Coast 11278 England, United Kingdom
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Solent Maritime 27985 England, United Kingdom
South Solway Mosses 4849 England, United Kingdom
The Broads 14554 England, United Kingdom  
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
The Stiperstones and The Hollies 1486 England, United Kingdom  
West Midlands Mosses 455 England, United Kingdom  
Witherslack Mosses 1202 England, United Kingdom

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Agrostemma githago (purple cockle)[1]
Alliaria petiolata (Garlic Mustard)[2]
Beta vulgaris (sea beet)[3]
Buddleja davidii (orange eye butterflybush)[1]
Dianthus caryophyllus (carnation)[3]
Digitalis purpurea (purple foxglove)[2]
Humulus lupulus (common hops)[1]
Lactuca sativa (Lettuce)[1]
Poa annua (annual blue grass)[2]
Primula veris (cowslip primrose)[3]
Rheum rhaponticum (false rhubarb)[3]
Rumex oblongifolius (bluntleaf dock)[2]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[3]
Stellaria media (chickweed)[1]
Tanacetum vulgare (Tansy)[2]
Valeriana officinalis (garden valerian)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acherontia atropos (Death's-head hawk moth)3
Acronicta rumicis (Knot Grass)2
Aglais urticae (Small Tortoiseshell)2
Amauromyza flavifrons2
Amphipoea oculea (Ear Moth)2
Aphantopus hyperantus (Ringlet Butterfly)2
Aporophyla australis2
Aporophyla lutulenta (Deep Brown Dart)2
Arctia caja (garden tiger moth)3
Arctia villica (Cream-spot Tiger)2
Autographa gamma (Silver Y Moth)4
Axylia putris (Flame)3
Biston betularia (peppered moth)2
Bombus lucorum (White-tailed bumblebee)2
Bryotropha terrella2
Cacoecimorpha pronubana (Carnation Tortrix)2
Caradrina morpheus (Mottled Rustic)2
Clepsis spectrana (Cyclamen Tortrix)2
Cnephasia asseclana (Flax Tortrix Moth)2
Cnephasia incertana (Light Grey Tortrix Moth)2
Cnephasia longana2
Cnephasia stephensiana (Grey Tortrix Moth)3
Coenonympha pamphilus (Small Heath Butterfly)2
Coleophora striatipennella2
Dilophus febrilis (Fever Fly)4
Epiphyas postvittana (Light brown apple moth)2
Episyrphus balteatus (Marmelade Fly)2
Eristalis pertinax2
Eupeodes luniger2
Euplexia lucipara (Small Angle Shades)3
Euxoa nigricans (Garden Dart)2
Euxoa tritici2
Gortyna flavago3
Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Double-striped Pug)2
Hadena albimacula (White Spot)2
Hepialus humuli (Ghost Moth)2
Hoplodrina ambigua (Vine’s Rustic)2
Hydraecia micacea (potato stem worm)4
Idaea aversata (Riband Wave Moth)2
Lacanobia oleracea (Bright-line Brown-Eye Moth)6
Liriomyza strigata2
Lycaena phlaeas (Small Copper Butterfly)2
Mamestra brassicae (Cabbage Moth)5
Melanchra persicariae (Dot Moth)2
Mesapamea secalis (Common Rustic)2
Naenia typica (Gothic)2
Noctua comes (Lesser Yellow Underwing)3
Noctua orbona (Lunar Yellow Underwing)2
Ochropleura plecta (flame-shouldered dart)4
Opomyza germinationis2
Pandemis heparana (Dark Fruit-tree Tortrix)2
Parasemia plantaginis (Wood Tiger Moth)2
Parasyrphus annulatus2
Peridroma saucia (variegated cutworm)2
Phaonia angelicae2
Philaenus spumarius (meadow froghopper)2
Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades Moth)7
Plutella xylostella (Diamondback moth)2
Polymixis flavicincta (Large Ranunculus)3
Scaeva pyrastri2
Scopula marginepunctata (Mullein Wave)2
Sitochroa verticalis2
Spilosoma lubricipeda (White Ermine Moth)2
Spodoptera littoralis (African Cotton Leafworm)2
Standfussiana lucernea (Northern Rustic)2
Stenurella melanura2
Thymelicus sylvestris (Small Skipper)2
Timandra comae (Blood Vein Moth)2
Trichoplusia ni (cabbage looper)3
Vanessa atalanta (red admiral)2
Volucella pellucens (White-banded Drone Fly)2
Xanthorhoe ferrugata (red twin spot)2
Xestia baja (Dotted Clay)2
Xestia xanthographa (Square-spot Rustic)2
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)2

Predators

Amblyteles armatorius[2]
Ichneumon confusor[2]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Amblyteles armatorius[2]
Ichneumon confusor[2]

Distribution

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants 2Ecology of Commanster 3HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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