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Mesoligia literosa

Wikipedia Abstract

The Rosy Minor (Mesoligia literosa) is a moth of the family Noctuidae.It is found throughout Europe, north Africa and western Asia.and East acroos the Palearctic to Siberia.
View Wikipedia Record: Mesoligia literosa

Infraspecies

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Avon Gorge Woodlands 376 England, United Kingdom
Berwickshire and North Northumberland Coast 160731 England/Scotland, United Kingdom  
Braunton Burrows 3328 England, United Kingdom
Butser Hill 590 England, United Kingdom
Cors Fochno 1613 Wales, United Kingdom
Cwm Doethie – Mynydd Mallaen 10186 Wales, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths (Purbeck and Wareham) and Studland Dunes 5491 England, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Firth of Tay & Eden Estuary 38085 Scotland, United Kingdom
Humber Estuary 90582 England, United Kingdom
Isle of Portland to Studland Cliffs 3577 England, United Kingdom
Lizard Point 34565 England, United Kingdom    
Luce Bay and Sands 120487 Scotland, United Kingdom
Moray Firth 373987 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
North Norfolk Coast 7926 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
Pevensey Levels 8860 England, United Kingdom  
Salisbury Plain 52975 England, United Kingdom
Saltfleetby–Theddlethorpe Dunes and Gibraltar Point 2373 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 Wash and North Norfolk Coast 266284 England, United Kingdom
Thursley, Ash, Pirbright and Chobham 12696 England, United Kingdom
Tintagel–Marsland–Clovelly Coast 6004 England, United Kingdom  
Trossachs Woods 927 Scotland, United Kingdom
Tulach Hill and Glen Fender Meadows 3912 Scotland, United Kingdom
Y Fenai a Bae Conwy/ Menai Strait and Conwy Bay 65440 Wales, United Kingdom  

Prey / Diet

Ammophila arenaria (European beachgrass)[1]
Avena sativa (oats)[1]
Carex flacca (heath sedge)[1]
Dactylis glomerata (orchardgrass)[1]
Festuca ovina (sheep fescue)[1]
Hordeum vulgare (cereal barley)[1]
Iris foetidissima (Stinking Iris)[1]
Leymus arenarius (sand ryegrass)[1]
Secale cereale (common rye)[1]
Triticum aestivum (common wheat)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Anas acuta (Northern Pintail)3
Anerastia lotella2
Apamea anceps (Large Nutmeg)3
Apamea sordens2
Camarota curvipennis3
Cerodontha denticornis2
Cerodontha incisa4
Chlorops pumilionis (Gout fly)2
Corvus frugilegus (Rook)2
Delia coarctata2
Delia florilega (bean seed maggot)3
Delia platura (seedcorn maggot)3
Elachista argentella2
Euxoa tritici2
Hipparchia semele (Grayling)2
Hydraecia micacea (potato stem worm)3
Leptopterna dolabrata (meadow plant bug)4
Liriomyza flaveola2
Luperina testacea (Flounced Rustic)3
Maniola jurtina (Meadow Brown Butterfly)2
Melanargia galathea (Marbled White)2
Meromyza pratorum2
Mesapamea secalis (Common Rustic)4
Mesoligia furuncula (Cloaked Minor)2
Muellerianella fairmairei3
Noctua orbona (Lunar Yellow Underwing)2
Opomyza florum (Wheat fly)2
Opomyza germinationis2
Oria musculosa4
Oscinella frit (fruit fly)3
Plusia festucae (Gold Spot)2
Pseudonapomyza atra3

Distribution

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
Protected Areas provided by GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access