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Hoplodrina ambigua (Vine’s Rustic)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Vine’s Rustic (Hoplodrina ambigua) is a moth of the family Noctuoidea. It is found in the west Palearctic ecozone (Central Europe, South Europe North Africa, Russia to Urals, south west Siberia, Tuva, Altai Mountains, Tadjikistan, Turkestan and in the Near East - Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan).
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Breckland 18652 England, United Kingdom
Burnham Beeches 946 England, United Kingdom  
Essex Estuaries 114016 England, United Kingdom
Exmoor Heaths 26455 England, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Isles of Scilly Complex 66350 England, United Kingdom    
Lizard Point 34565 England, United Kingdom    
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Solent Maritime 27985 England, United Kingdom
South Wight Maritime 49082 England, United Kingdom
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
Westruper Heide 193 Germany  

Prey / Diet

Beta vulgaris (sea beet)[1]
Lactuca serriola (Wild Lettuce)[2]
Primula acaulis subsp. acaulis (English primrose)[2]
Senecio vulgaris (Groundsel)[2]
Stellaria media (chickweed)[2]
Taraxacum campylodes (Dandelion)[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acronicta euphorbiae (Sweet Gale Moth)2
Aporophyla lutulenta (Deep Brown Dart)2
Arctia caja (garden tiger moth)2
Arctia villica (Cream-spot Tiger)3
Autographa bractea (Gold Spangle)2
Autographa gamma (Silver Y Moth)2
Axylia putris (Flame)2
Caradrina morpheus (Mottled Rustic)2
Cerastis rubricosa (Red Chestnut)3
Conistra ligula (Dark Chestnut)2
Coscinia cribraria (Speckled Footman)2
Ensina sonchi2
Eurois occulta (great gray dart)2
Hepialus humuli (Ghost Moth)2
Hoplodrina alsines2
Idaea aversata (Riband Wave Moth)3
Idaea emarginata (Small Scallop)2
Idaea ochrata (Bright Wave)2
Idaea subsericeata (Satin Wave Moth)2
Lacanobia oleracea (Bright-line Brown-Eye Moth)2
Liriomyza strigata3
Naenia typica (Gothic)2
Noctua comes (Lesser Yellow Underwing)2
Noctua pronuba (Large Yellow Underwing Moth)2
Ochropleura plecta (flame-shouldered dart)3
Parasemia plantaginis (Wood Tiger Moth)2
Peridroma saucia (variegated cutworm)2
Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades Moth)4
Platycheirus scutatus2
Polymixis flavicincta (Large Ranunculus)3
Polymixis xanthomista (Black-banded Polymixis)2
Rhyacia simulans (Dotted Rustic)2
Scopula emutaria2
Scopula imitaria (Small Blood-vein)2
Sideridis albicolon2
Spodoptera exigua (beet armyworm)2
Standfussiana lucernea (Northern Rustic)2
Trichoplusia ni (cabbage looper)2
Xanthorhoe ferrugata (red twin spot)3
Xanthorhoe montanata (Silver-ground Carpet Moth)3
Xanthorhoe quadrifasiata (Large Twin-spot Carpet)3
Xanthorhoe spadicearia (Red Twin-spot Carpet Moth)2
Xestia baja (Dotted Clay)2
Xestia rhomboidea (Square-spotted Clay)3
Xestia xanthographa (Square-spot Rustic)2
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)2




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
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