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Schrankia taenialis (White-line Snout)

Wikipedia Abstract

The White-line Snout (Schrankia taenialis) is a species of moth of the Erebidae family. It is found fromCentral Europe to Sardinia, Sicily, North Turkey and Azerbaijan.The wingspan is 18–24 mm. Adults are on wing in summer. There are two generations per year.The larvae feed on Melampyrum, Calluna and Thymus species
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Avon Gorge Woodlands 376 England, United Kingdom
Braunton Burrows 3328 England, United Kingdom
Fenland 1529 England, United Kingdom
Fenn`s, Whixall, Bettisfield, Wem and Cadney Mosses 2346 England/Wales, United Kingdom  
Kennet Valley Alderwoods 140 England, United Kingdom  
Plymouth Sound and Estuaries 15820 England, United Kingdom
Sidmouth to West Bay 2217 England, United Kingdom
Solent Maritime 27985 England, United Kingdom
Steilhänge der Saar 2738 Germany  
Stodmarsh 1395 England, United Kingdom
The New Forest 72309 England, United Kingdom
Winterton – Horsey Dunes 1053 England, United Kingdom  
Wye Valley Woodlands/ Coetiroedd Dyffryn Gwy 2264 England/Wales, United Kingdom

Prey / Diet

Calluna vulgaris (heather)[1]
Erica cinerea (Scotch heath)[2]
Erica tetralix (crossleaf heath)[2]
Heracleum sphondylium subsp. granatense[2]
Lactuca sativa (Lettuce)[2]
Phaseolus coccineus (Scarlet Runner)[2]
Thymus praecox (mother of thyme)[2]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Acleris hyemana2
Aglais urticae (Small Tortoiseshell)2
Anarta myrtilli (Beautiful Yellow Underwing Moth)3
Ancylis unguicella2
Aphantopus hyperantus (Ringlet Butterfly)2
Apis mellifera (honey bee)2
Autographa gamma (Silver Y Moth)3
Bombus lucorum (White-tailed bumblebee)2
Callophrys rubi (Green Hairstreak Butterfly)3
Chlorissa viridata2
Cleora cinctaria (Ringed Carpet)2
Coscinia cribraria (Speckled Footman)4
Cybosia mesomella (Four-dotted Footman Moth)2
Delia florilega (bean seed maggot)2
Delia platura (seedcorn maggot)2
Dilophus febrilis (Fever Fly)3
Dyscia fagaria (Grey Scalloped Bar)3
Eilema griseola (Dingy Footman Moth)2
Ematurga atomaria (Common Heath Moth)3
Episyrphus balteatus (Marmelade Fly)2
Eristalis tenax (drone fly)2
Eupithecia nanata (Narrow-winged Pug)2
Eupithecia satyrata (Satyr Pug Moth)2
Euxoa nigricans (Garden Dart)2
Helophilus pendulus (Striped Hover Fly)2
Helophilus trivittatus (Sun Fly)2
Lycophotia porphyrea (True Lover's Knot)3
Macrothylacia rubi (Fox Moth)3
Melanostoma mellinum2
Meliscaeva cinctella2
Micrelus ericae3
Musca autumnalis (face fly)2
Neofaculta ericetella3
Neomyia cornicina2
Operophtera brumata (winter moth)2
Pachycnemia hippocastanaria (Horse Chestnut Moth)2
Papestra biren (Glaucous Shears)3
Parasemia plantaginis (Wood Tiger Moth)3
Perconia strigillaria (Grass Wave)2
Phragmatobia fuliginosa (ruby tiger moth)2
Plebejus argus (Silver-studded Blue)3
Pleurota bicostella2
Saturnia pavonia (Emperor moth)3
Schrankia costaestrigalis (Pinion-streaked Snout)3
Selidosema brunnearia3
Sericomyia silentis2
Trichiura crataegi (Pale Eggar)2
Xestia agathina (Heath Rustic)3
Xestia castanea (Grey Rustic)3




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
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