A large-winged, sombre-coloured moth, the adults are not readily attracted to light but are frequent at sugar.
Flies from July to August in one generation.
Size and Family
- Family – Noctuidae
- Large Sized
- Wingspan Range – 55-65mm
- UK BAP: Not listed
Caterpillar Food Plants
Caterpillars feed on blackthorn (Prunus spinosa) and other trees and shrubs.