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Longalatedes elymi

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Genus  Longalatedes
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Butterflies and moths
Subphylum  Hexapoda
Family  Noctuidae
Scientific name  Longalatedes elymi
Rank  Species
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Similar  Butterflies and moths, Archanara dissoluta, Chortodes fluxa, Amphipoea lucens, Fabula zollikoferi

The Lyme Grass (Longalatedes elymi) is a species of moth of the Noctuidae family. It is found along the coasts of southern Sweden, southern Finland, Denmark, Estonia, northern Poland, northern Germany and eastern Great Britain.

The wingspan is about 36 mm. Adults are on wing from June to August.

The larvae feed on Elymus arenarius. They feed inside the stem of their host plant, usually below the surface of the sand.

References

Longalatedes elymi Wikipedia


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