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Tyta luctuosa (four-spotted moth)

Wikipedia Abstract

Tyta luctuosa is a noctuid ("owlet") moth. Its common names include four-spotted moth and field bindweed moth. It is the only member of the genus Tyta, which forms a hitherto monotypic tribe Tytini in the Catocalinae subfamily.
View Wikipedia Record: Tyta luctuosa


Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Breckland 18652 England, United Kingdom
Burnham Beeches 946 England, United Kingdom  
Chilterns Beechwoods 3154 England, United Kingdom  
Desenberg 7 Germany  
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Hackpen Hill 89 England, United Kingdom  
Isle of Portland to Studland Cliffs 3577 England, United Kingdom
Lyme Bay and Torbay 77215 England, United Kingdom
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
The Wash and North Norfolk Coast 266284 England, United Kingdom

Prey / Diet

Calystegia sepium (devil's guts)[1]
Convolvulus althaeoides (mallow bindweed)[1]
Convolvulus arvensis (perennial morningglory)[2]
Linum mysorense (common flax)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acronicta rumicis (Knot Grass)1
Aelia acuminata1
Archips crataegana1
Arctia caja (garden tiger moth)1
Argyrotaenia ljungiana1
Asiraca clavicornis1
Asteroscopus sphinx (Sprawler)1
Autographa gamma (Silver Y Moth)1
Axylia putris (Flame)1
Bedellia somnulentella (Sweet potato leafminer)2
Cacoecimorpha pronubana (Carnation Tortrix)1
Cassida rubiginosa (Thistle Tortoise Beetle)1
Chlorops troglodytes1
Cnephasia asseclana (Flax Tortrix Moth)1
Cnephasia longana1
Cnephasia pasiuana1
Deilephila elpenor (Elephant Hawk-Moth)1
Discestra trifolii (clover cutworm)1
Elaphria venustula1
Emmelina monodactyla (T-Moth)2
Empis livida1
Episyrphus balteatus (Marmelade Fly)1
Eupithecia linariata (Toadflax Pug)1
Euplexia lucipara (Small Angle Shades)1
Gastrophysa polygoni1
Gymnoscelis rufifasciata (Double-striped Pug)1
Idaea emarginata (Small Scallop)1
Lacanobia oleracea (Bright-line Brown-Eye Moth)2
Larentia clavaria (Mallow)2
Longitarsus pellucidus2
Longitarsus rubiginosus2
Mamestra brassicae (Cabbage Moth)2
Melanchra persicariae (Dot Moth)1
Melanchra pisi (Broom Moth)1
Peridroma saucia (variegated cutworm)1
Philaenus spumarius (meadow froghopper)1
Rhingia campestris1
Rivula sericealis (Straw Dot Moth)1
Scopula emutaria1
Scopula rubiginata (Tawny Wave)1
Sitochroa verticalis1
Sminthurus viridis (lucerne flea)1
Sparganothis pilleriana1
Spilosoma lubricipeda (White Ermine Moth)2
Spodoptera exigua (beet armyworm)1
Tanymecus palliatus1
Thrips angusticeps1
Thrips tabaci (Onion thrip)1
Timandra griseata1
Tipula paludosa (European crane fly)1
Xylena exsoleta (Sword-grass)1
Xylena vetusta (Red Sword-grass)1




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. Hern√°ndez
Protected Areas provided by GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
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