The Minor Shoulder-knot (Brachylomia viminalis) is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is distributed throughout Europe then East across the Palearctic to Siberia and Japan. It also occurs in Turkey.This is a fairly small species with a wingspan of 29–34 mm. It usually has pale grey forewings with darker markings towards the base, including the prominent black mark at the root of the wing which gives the species its common name.
Attributes / relations provided by ♦1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants♦2HOSTS - 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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