Field Tip Details

Species2085 Archer's Dart, Agrotis vestigialis, (Hufnagel, 1766)
2099 Portland Moth, Actebia praecox, (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxon stageLarva
Time of yearlate May
FoodplantsCreeping Willow/Dwarf Sallow, Salix repens
TipFrom tufts of the foodplant on the Culbin sands, in May 24th, I dug out 156 larva of Portland Moth and several of Archer's Dart (Norman) [Tutt]
Submitted byTony PrichardTip statusChecked
CreatedFri 20-May-2005Last updatedFri 20-May-2005