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Ctenoplusia limbirena (Scar Bank Gem)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Scar Bank gem, (Ctenoplusia limbirena), also known as Silver U-Tail, is a moth of the Noctuidae family. It is found in south-western Europe, Africa (Lesotho, the Cape Province, KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Malawi and eastern and equatorial Africa), the Canary Islands, Arabia, the southern Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Indochina to south-eastern China, Taiwan, Sulawesi, Bali and Timor.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Lizard Point 34565 England, United Kingdom    

Prey / Diet

Agave sisalana (sisal hemp)[1]
Lactuca sativa (Lettuce)[1]
Nicotiana tabacum (cultivated tobacco)[1]
Pinus radiata (Monterey pine)[1]
Salvia officinalis (kitchen sage)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Arctia caja (garden tiger moth)1
Arctia villica (Cream-spot Tiger)1
Cucullia umbratica (Shark)1
Eilema caniola (Hoary Footman)1
Eilema griseola (Dingy Footman Moth)1
Euxoa nigricans (Garden Dart)1
Hadena luteago1
Hecatera bicolorata1
Mamestra brassicae (Cabbage Moth)1
Noctua pronuba (Large Yellow Underwing Moth)1
Schrankia costaestrigalis (Pinion-streaked Snout)1
Scopula imitaria (Small Blood-vein)1
Tettigonia viridissima (Great Green Bush-cricket)1




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1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
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