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Phlogophora meticulosa (Angle Shades Moth)

Wikipedia Abstract

The angle shades (Phlogophora meticulosa) is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is distributed throughout Europe as far East as the Urals and also in the Azores, in Algeria, and in Asia Minor, Armenia, and Syria. It is strongly migratory.
View Wikipedia Record: Phlogophora meticulosa

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Avon Gorge Woodlands 376 England, United Kingdom
Breckland 18652 England, United Kingdom
Burnham Beeches 946 England, United Kingdom  
Corsydd Môn/ Anglesey Fens 1154 Wales, United Kingdom  
Culm Grasslands 1899 England, United Kingdom  
Dee Estuary/ Aber Dyfrdwy 39057 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths (Purbeck and Wareham) and Studland Dunes 5491 England, United Kingdom
Eryri/ Snowdonia 48773 Wales, United Kingdom  
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Isles of Scilly Complex 66350 England, United Kingdom    
Limestone Coast of South West Wales/ Arfordir Calchfaen de Orllewin Cymru 3940 Wales, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
Mousa 1311 Scotland, United Kingdom
North Norfolk Coast 7926 England, United Kingdom  
Rhinog 7770 Wales, United Kingdom
River Eden 6087 England, United Kingdom  
Sefton Coast 11278 England, United Kingdom
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Solent Maritime 27985 England, United Kingdom
South Dartmoor Woods 5330 England, United Kingdom
South Solway Mosses 4849 England, United Kingdom
Stodmarsh 1395 England, United Kingdom
West Dorset Alder Woods 814 England, United Kingdom

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Anagallis arvensis (pimpernel)[1]
Arctium lappa (Great Burdock)[1]
Berberis vulgaris (epine-vinette commune)[1]
Beta vulgaris (sea beet)[2]
Betula pendula (European white birch)[3]
Betula pubescens (downy birch)[3]
Brassica oleracea (broccoli)[1]
Buddleja davidii (orange eye butterflybush)[1]
Centranthus ruber (red valerian)[1]
Conium maculatum (cigue tachetee)[1]
Corylus avellana (common filbert)[3]
Digitalis purpurea (purple foxglove)[1]
Echinops sphaerocephalus (great globe thistle)[1]
Humulus lupulus (common hops)[2]
Hypericum perforatum (common St Johnswort)[1]
Leucanthemum vulgare (oxeye daisy)[1]
Ligustrum vulgare (European privet)[1]
Lonicera periclymenum (European honeysuckle)[1]
Malus pumila (Common apple)[2]
Mercurialis perennis (Dog's Mercury)[1]
Primula acaulis subsp. acaulis (English primrose)[1]
Primula veris (cowslip primrose)[1]
Pteridium aquilinum (northern bracken fern)[1]
Pyrus communis (common pear)[1]
Quercus robur (Pedunculate Oak)[3]
Rumex oblongifolius (bluntleaf dock)[3]
Senecio vulgaris (Groundsel)[1]
Solanum tuberosum (Irish potato)[4]
Spinacia oleracea (spinach)[2]
Stachys sylvatica (whitespot)[1]
Stellaria media (chickweed)[1]
Urtica dioica (California nettle)[3]
Viola japonica (sweet violet)[1]
Viola tricolor (pansy violet)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acanthis flammea (Common Redpoll)4
Acherontia atropos (Death's-head hawk moth)5
Acronicta alni (Alder Moth)5
Acronicta psi (Grey Dagger Moth)6
Acronicta tridens (Dark Dagger)4
Amphipyra pyramidea8
Anaplectoides prasina (green arches)4
Apocheima hispidaria4
Arctia caja (garden tiger moth)6
Arctia villica (Cream-spot Tiger)4
Autographa gamma (Silver Y Moth)7
Autographa jota (Plain Golden Y)4
Autographa pulchrina (Beautiful Golden Y)4
Axylia putris (Flame)4
Biston betularia (peppered moth)5
Cabera pusaria (Common White Wave Moth)4
Cacoecimorpha pronubana (Carnation Tortrix)4
Calliteara pudibunda (Pale Tussock)5
Campaea margaritata (Light Emerald Moth)5
Cnephasia asseclana (Flax Tortrix Moth)4
Cnephasia incertana (Light Grey Tortrix Moth)4
Cnephasia longana4
Cnephasia stephensiana (Grey Tortrix Moth)6
Coccothraustes coccothraustes (Hawfinch)4
Coleophora serratella (birch casebearer)4
Colocasia coryli (Nut-tree Tussock)5
Colotois pennaria (Feathered Thorn)6
Cosmia trapezina (Dun-bar)7
Cossus cossus (Goat Moth)5
Crocallis elinguaria (Scalloped Oak Moth)5
Diachrysia chrysitis (Burnished Brass Moth)4
Diurnea fagella4
Erannis defoliaria (Mottled Umber Moth)6
Eriogaster lanestris (Small Eggar)4
Eupithecia exiguata (Mottled Pug)4
Euplexia lucipara (Small Angle Shades)4
Euproctis similis5
Eupsilia transversa (Satellite)5
Gortyna flavago4
Hemithea aestivaria (Common Emerald)5
Hepialus humuli (Ghost Moth)4
Hoplodrina ambigua (Vine’s Rustic)4
Jodis lactearia (Little Emerald)5
Lacanobia contigua (Beautiful Brocade)5
Lacanobia oleracea (Bright-line Brown-Eye Moth)11
Lacanobia thalassina (Pale-shouldered Brocade)6
Lasiocampa quercus (Oak Eggar)4
Lithophane hepatica4
Lycia hirtaria (Brindled Beauty Moth)7
Mamestra brassicae (Cabbage Moth)4
Melanchra persicariae (Dot Moth)8
Naenia typica (Gothic)9
Noctua comes (Lesser Yellow Underwing)5
Noctua fimbriata (Broad-bordered Yellow Underwing)8
Noctua pronuba (Large Yellow Underwing Moth)7
Nymphalis polychloros (Large Tortoiseshell Butterfly)4
Ochropacha duplaris (Common Lutestring Moth)4
Ochropleura plecta (flame-shouldered dart)4
Odontopera bidentata (Scalloped Hazel)8
Operophtera brumata (winter moth)5
Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)4
Orthosia incerta (Clouded Drab)6
Peribatodes rhomboidaria (Willow Beauty)4
Phalera bucephala (Buff-tip)4
Phigalia pilosaria (Pale Brindled Beauty)4
Philaenus spumarius (meadow froghopper)5
Phyllonorycter corylifoliella4
Plagodis pulveraria (Barred Umber Moth)4
Poecilocampa populi (December Moth)4
Polia nebulosa (Grey Arches)6
Polymixis flavicincta (Large Ranunculus)6
Ptilodon capucina (Coxcomb Prominent)5
Saturnia pavonia (Emperor moth)4
Selenia tetralunaria (Purple Thorn)4
Sphinx ligustri (Sphinx moth)4
Spilosoma lubricipeda (White Ermine Moth)4
Standfussiana lucernea (Northern Rustic)4
Stauropus fagi (Lobster Moth)4
Trichiura crataegi (Pale Eggar)4
Xestia baja (Dotted Clay)4
Xestia rhomboidea (Square-spotted Clay)4
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)6

Predators

Amblyteles armatorius[3]
Coloeus monedula (Western Jackdaw)[3]
Erinaceus europaeus (western European hedgehog)[3]
Fringilla coelebs (Common Chaffinch)[3]
Garrulus glandarius (Eurasian Jay)[3]
Lanius collurio (Red-backed Shrike)[3]
Lullula arborea (Woodlark)[3]
Oenanthe oenanthe (Northern Wheatear)[3]
Phoenicurus phoenicurus (Common Redstart)[3]
Pica pica (Eurasian Magpie)[3]
Saxicola rubicola (European Stonechat)[3]
Sylvia atricapilla (Eurasian Blackcap)[3]
Sylvia borin (Garden Warbler)[3]
Sylvia communis (Common Whitethroat)[3]
Sylvia curruca (Lesser Whitethroat)[3]
Turdus merula (Eurasian Blackbird)[3]
Turdus pilaris (Fieldfare)[3]
Turdus torquatus (Ring Ouzel)[3]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Amblyteles armatorius[3]

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 3Ecology of Commanster 4Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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