73.290 Mythimna (Mythimna) conigera (Brown-line Bright-eye)
ws: 32-38mm (MBGBI9.1), fw: 15-17mm (Waring & Townsend); Jun-Aug; grasses (Poaceae); common throughout GB.
ID: Forewing ground colour tawny brown; antemedian line brown, angulate near centre; postemedian line brown, angulate near costa; dorsal portion of kidney mark white.
§1 Buckenham Marshes, Norfolk; 14/07/2008; fw 16.0mm
§2 Foulness, Essex; 10/07/2010; male; fw 15.6mm
§3 Bampton Grange, Cumbria; 30/07/2020; male; fw 14.3mm
§4 Foulness, Essex; 09/07/2022; male; fw 15.4mm
All images © Chris Lewis
Larva: St Marys, Isles of Scilly; 01/10/2017
Page published 27/12/2016 (§1-2) | Larva added 31/12/2017 | §3 added 02/02/2021 | §4 added 14/12/2022