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Scoliopteryx libatrix (herald moth)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Herald (Scoliopteryx libatrix) is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is found throughout the Palearctic and Nearctic (Holarctic).
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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  
Burnham Beeches 946 England, United Kingdom  
Carmarthen Bay and Estuaries/ Bae Caerfyrddin ac Aberoedd 163340 Wales, United Kingdom
Dee Estuary/ Aber Dyfrdwy 39057 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Dorset Heaths 14161 England, United Kingdom
East Devon Pebblebed Heaths 2767 England, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Humber Estuary 90582 England, United Kingdom
Isles of Scilly Complex 66350 England, United Kingdom    
Loch Maree Complex 38882 Scotland, United Kingdom
Lyme Bay and Torbay 77215 England, United Kingdom
Moray Firth 373987 Scotland, United Kingdom  
Morecambe Bay 151985 England, United Kingdom
Morecambe Bay Pavements 6449 England, United Kingdom
North Pembrokeshire Woodlands/ Coedydd Gogledd Sir Benfro 780 Wales, United Kingdom  
North York Moors 108930 England, United Kingdom
Pen Llyn a`r Sarnau/ Lleyn Peninsula and the Sarnau 360832 Wales, United Kingdom
River Eden 6087 England, United Kingdom  
Roudsea Wood and Mosses 1163 England, United Kingdom
Sefton Coast 11278 England, United Kingdom
Severn Estuary/ Môr Hafren 182155 England/Wales, United Kingdom
Skipwith Common 729 England, United Kingdom  
Solent Maritime 27985 England, United Kingdom
South Dartmoor Woods 5330 England, United Kingdom
South Solway Mosses 4849 England, United Kingdom
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
Thursley, Ash, Pirbright and Chobham 12696 England, United Kingdom
Tintagel–Marsland–Clovelly Coast 6004 England, United Kingdom  
Usk Bat Sites/ Safleoedd Ystlumod Wysg 4167 Wales, United Kingdom  
Wormley Hoddesdonpark Woods 829 England, United Kingdom

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Betula papyrifera (mountain paper birch)[1]
Epilobium angustifolium subsp. angustifolium (Rosebay Willowherb)[1]
Ficus carica (piku)[1]
Hedera helix (Algerian ivy)[2]
Populus balsamifera (balsam poplar)[1]
Populus canadensis (Carolina poplar)[3]
Populus nigra (Lombardy poplar)[1]
Populus tremula (European aspen)[1]
Populus tremuloides (quaking aspen)[1]
Prunus persica (peach)[1]
Rubus idaeus (Raspberry)[1]
Salix caprea (goat willow)[2]
Salix cinerea (large gray willow)[4]
Salix fragilis (crack willow)[3]
Salix viminalis (basket willow)[2]
Solanum dulcamara (deadly nightshade)[3]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acalyptus carpini4
Acleris hastiana4
Acronicta alni (Alder Moth)4
Acronicta leporina (miller)7
Acronicta megacephala (Poplar Grey)5
Anaplectoides prasina (green arches)4
Brachylomia viminalis (Minor Shoulder-knot)5
Cabera exanthemata (Common Wave Moth)5
Caloptilia stigmatella4
Cerura vinula (Puss Moth)6
Clostera curtula (Chocolate-tip)5
Clostera pigra (Small Chocolate-tip)5
Conistra vaccinii (Chestnut)5
Cryptorhynchus lapathi5
Epinotia nisella4
Epinotia solandriana4
Eulithis testata (chevron moth)4
Eurois occulta (great gray dart)4
Furcula bifida4
Furcula furcula (Sallow Kitten)5
Graphiphora augur (Double Dart)5
Ipimorpha retusa4
Lacanobia contigua (Beautiful Brocade)4
Laothoe populi (Poplar Hawk-moth)5
Lasiocampa quercus (Oak Eggar)4
Leucoma salicis (White Satin Moth)6
Lomaspilis marginata (Clouded Border Moth)5
Lycia hirtaria (Brindled Beauty Moth)4
Macrothylacia rubi (Fox Moth)4
Nymphalis antiopa (camberwell beauty)5
Nymphalis polychloros (Large Tortoiseshell Butterfly)5
Orthosia gothica (Hebrew Character)4
Phalera bucephala (Buff-tip)5
Pheosia tremula (Swallow Prominent)4
Plagodis pulveraria (Barred Umber Moth)4
Poecilocampa populi (December Moth)5
Polia nebulosa (Grey Arches)4
Pterostoma palpina5
Ptilodon capucina (Coxcomb Prominent)5
Rheumaptera undulata4
Saperda carcharias5
Saturnia pavonia (Emperor moth)5
Smerinthus ocellata6
Xanthia icteritia (Sallow)4
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)4

Predators

Apechthis compunctor[4]
Meta menardi (European cave spider)[5]
Pimpla rufipes[4]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Apechthis compunctor[4]
Pimpla rufipes (Black Slip Wasp)[4]

Distribution

Photos

Citations

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
3Jorrit 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.
4Ecology of Commanster
5THE DIET OF THE CAVE SPIDER META MENARDI (LATREILLE 1804) (ARANEAE, TETRAGNATHIDAE), Peter Smithers, 2005. The Journal of Arachnology 33:243–246
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