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Hydraecia micacea (potato stem worm)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Rosy Rustic (Hydraecia micacea) is a moth of the family Noctuoidea. It is found across the Palearctic ecozone from Ireland to Siberia (except the Southern areas). It reaches Japan and is introduced to the east USA, Quebec and Ottawa.
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Infraspecies

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Butser Hill 590 England, United Kingdom
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Cwm Doethie – Mynydd Mallaen 10186 Wales, United Kingdom
Dornoch Firth and Morrich More 21499 Scotland, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Limestone Coast of South West Wales/ Arfordir Calchfaen de Orllewin Cymru 3940 Wales, United Kingdom  
Lizard Point 34565 England, United Kingdom    
Moray Firth 373987 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
North Norfolk Coast 7926 England, United Kingdom  
North York Moors 108930 England, United Kingdom
Pembrokeshire Marine/ Sir Benfro Forol 341177 Wales, United Kingdom  
Pen Llyn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau 360832 Wales, United Kingdom
Saltfleetby–Theddlethorpe Dunes and Gibraltar Point 2373 England, United Kingdom  
Sefton Coast 11278 England, United Kingdom
South Solway Mosses 4849 England, United Kingdom
The Broads 14554 England, United Kingdom  
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
The Wash and North Norfolk Coast 266284 England, United Kingdom
Y Fenai a Bae Conwy/ Menai Strait and Conwy Bay 65440 Wales, United Kingdom  

Prey / Diet

Allium cepa (garden onion)[1]
Arctium minus (Common Burdock)[1]
Avena sativa (oats)[1]
Beta vulgaris (sea beet)[2]
Cyperus longus (Galingale)[1]
Equisetum arvense (scouring rush)[1]
Equisetum fluviatile (water horsetail)[1]
Filipendula ulmaria (Meadowsweet)[2]
Fragaria vesca (Wild Strawberry)[1]
Hordeum vulgare (cereal barley)[1]
Humulus lupulus (common hops)[2]
Iris maackii (yellow iris)[1]
Limonium vulgare (Mediterranean sealavender)[1]
Plantago crassifolia (goose tongue)[1]
Plantago lanceolata (narrowleaf plantain)[1]
Rheum rhabarbarum (garden rhubarb)[1]
Rheum rhaponticum (false rhubarb)[2]
Rubus idaeus (Raspberry)[1]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[2]
Stachys arvensis (staggerweed)[1]
Stephanomeria paniculata (tufted wirelettuce)[1]
Triticum aestivum (common wheat)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acherontia atropos (Death's-head hawk moth)3
Acleris aspersana2
Acleris rufana2
Acronicta rumicis (Knot Grass)7
Anas acuta (Northern Pintail)3
Apamea anceps (Large Nutmeg)2
Arctia caja (garden tiger moth)2
Athetis pallustris (Marsh Moth)2
Autographa gamma (Silver Y Moth)3
Axylia putris (Flame)2
Biston betularia (peppered moth)2
Calliteara pudibunda (Pale Tussock)3
Camarota curvipennis2
Cerodontha denticornis2
Cerodontha incisa2
Chrysolina staphylaea2
Clepsis spectrana (Cyclamen Tortrix)5
Cnephasia asseclana (Flax Tortrix Moth)2
Cnephasia longana2
Coleophora potentillae2
Corvus frugilegus (Rook)2
Delia florilega (bean seed maggot)3
Delia platura (seedcorn maggot)3
Dilophus febrilis (Fever Fly)2
Discestra trifolii (clover cutworm)2
Eupithecia satyrata (Satyr Pug Moth)3
Euplexia lucipara (Small Angle Shades)2
Euxoa nigricans (Garden Dart)3
Euxoa tritici2
Gortyna flavago3
Habrosyne pyritoides (Buff Arches)2
Hepialus humuli (Ghost Moth)4
Hilaphura varipes2
Lacanobia contigua (Beautiful Brocade)2
Lacanobia oleracea (Bright-line Brown-Eye Moth)3
Lasiocampa trifolii (Grass Eggar)2
Leptopterna dolabrata (meadow plant bug)2
Longitarsus pratensis2
Luperina testacea (Flounced Rustic)3
Lygus rugulipennis3
Macrothylacia rubi (Fox Moth)3
Mamestra brassicae (Cabbage Moth)3
Mecinus collaris2
Melanchra persicariae (Dot Moth)2
Melanchra pisi (Broom Moth)2
Mesapamea secalis (Common Rustic)2
Mesoleuca albicillata (Beautiful Carpet Moth)3
Mesoligia literosa3
Muellerianella fairmairei2
Noctua pronuba (Large Yellow Underwing Moth)4
Ochropleura plecta (flame-shouldered dart)2
Opomyza germinationis2
Oria musculosa3
Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)3
Orthosia gracilis (Powdered Quaker)2
Orthosia opima (Northern Drab)2
Oscinella frit (fruit fly)2
Pandemis heparana (Dark Fruit-tree Tortrix)2
Pegomya rubivora (raspberry cane maggot)2
Peridroma saucia (variegated cutworm)3
Philaenus spumarius (meadow froghopper)2
Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades Moth)2
Phragmatobia fuliginosa (ruby tiger moth)2
Phytomyza plantaginis2
Pleuroptya ruralis (Mother of Pearl Moth)2
Polygonia c-album (Comma Butterfly)2
Pseudonapomyza atra2
Pyrgus malvae (Grizzled Skipper)3
Saturnia pavonia (Emperor moth)2
Scopula emutaria2
Scrobipalpa salinella2
Sideridis albicolon2
Sparganothis pilleriana3
Sphinx ligustri (Sphinx moth)2
Spilosoma lubricipeda (White Ermine Moth)2
Spodoptera littoralis (African Cotton Leafworm)2
Thrips tabaci (Onion thrip)2
Trichoplusia ni (cabbage looper)2
Xestia baja (Dotted Clay)2
Xestia sexstrigata (Six-striped Rustic)2
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)4

Distribution

Photos

Citations

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
Protected Areas provided by GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access