Leucania (Leucania) comma (Linnaeus, 1761)


Sweden
Forewing drab grey, suffused, except along costa and inner margin, and in an oblique fascia-form submarginal area, with blackish, the veins and folds remaining pale; a whitish lunule on discocellular: the pale submarginal fascia externally throw\'s off pale teeth along the veins to termen, the wedgeshaped intervals being filled in with black; a long black streak from base below cell: median vein white, with only a small white spot at end of cell and a minute black point above it: veins whitish with black terminal streaks in the intervals.
Hindwing dark greyish, fuscous.


Habitat
  • Glades
  • Meadows
34 - 42 mm
Plavokřídlec čárkovaný
Kommaugle
Berg-Graseule
Komma-Graseule
Shoulder-striped Wainscot
Comma blanc
Tamsiajuostis pievinukas
Komma-uil
Kommagressfly
Mora čiarkovaná
Juomuolkiyökkönen
Kommatecknat gräsfly
Совка-запятая

Primary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
PoaceaeDactylis glomerataCocksfoot
Deschampsia flexuosaWavy Hair-grass
FestucaFescue
GramineaeGrass

Secondary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
PoaceaeGramineaeGrass

Synonyms and other combinations

Mythimna commaLinnaeus, 1761
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