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Archanara sparganii (Webb's Wainscot)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Webb's Wainscot (Capsula sparganii), formerly known as Archanara sparganii, is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is found in Europe, Central Asia, from Southern Siberia to Manchuria, Korea, Turkey, Syria and Iran.
View Wikipedia Record: Archanara sparganii


Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Dawlish Warren 145 England, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths (Purbeck and Wareham) and Studland Dunes 5491 England, United Kingdom
Dungeness 7966 England, United Kingdom
Essex Estuaries 114016 England, United Kingdom
Fal and Helford 15785 England, United Kingdom    
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Hölzbach zw. Rappweiler u. Niederlosheim 175 Germany  
Heisinger Ruhraue 371 Germany  
Isles of Scilly Complex 66350 England, United Kingdom    
Le Marais d'Isle 111 France  
Lizard Point 34565 England, United Kingdom    
Minsmere to Walberswick Heaths and Marshes 3127 England, United Kingdom
Penhale Dunes 1535 England, United Kingdom    
Pevensey Levels 8860 England, United Kingdom  
Solent Maritime 27985 England, United Kingdom
South Wight Maritime 49082 England, United Kingdom
Stodmarsh 1395 England, United Kingdom
The Broads 14554 England, United Kingdom  
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom

Prey / Diet

Iris maackii (yellow iris)[1]
Iris pumila (dwarf iris)[2]
Schoenoplectus lacustris (lakeshore bulrush)[2]
Sparganium erectum (Bur Reed)[1]
Typha angustifolia (Small Reed Mace)[1]
Typha latifolia (Reedmace)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acronicta rumicis (Knot Grass)1
Archanara algae (Rush Wainscot)5
Bactra furfurana1
Branta canadensis (Canada Goose)1
Calamotropha paludella2
Celaena leucostigma (Crescent)1
Chilacis typhae2
Clepsis spectrana (Cyclamen Tortrix)1
Coleophora caespititiella1
Hydraecia micacea (potato stem worm)1
Hydrellia griseola (Rice leafminer)1
Laelia coenosa (Reed Tussock)1
Limnaecia phragmitella2
Limnobaris t-album1
Nonagria typhae (Bulrush Wainscot)3
Notiphila riparia1
Plusia festucae (Gold Spot)2
Plusia putnami (Lempke's Gold Spot)2
Rhopalosiphum nymphaeae (water lily aphid)3
Simyra albovenosa (Reed Dagger)1
Sparganothis pilleriana1
Spilosoma urticae (Water Ermine)1
Thryogenes festucae1
Thryogenes nereis1
Thryogenes scirrhosus2
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)1
Xylena vetusta (Red Sword-grass)1




Attributes / relations provided by
1HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
2Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
Protected Areas provided by GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
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