Acronicta alni (Alder Moth)

Acronicta alni (Alder Moth)
Originator: Dag Øivind Ingierd

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: «Macro-heterocera» (Macro-moths)
Family: Noctuidae (Owlet moths)
Subfamily: Acronictinae
Genus: Acronicta
Species: Acronicta alni (Alder Moth)

Norwegian name: Orekveldfly

Host plants: Alder (Alnus), Aspen (Populus tremula), Beech (Fagus), Birch (Betula), Black Alder (Alnus glutinosa), Carpinus betulus, Elm (Ulmus), Hawthorn (Crataegus), Hazel (Corylus), Lime (Tilia), Oak (Quercus), Rosa, Sycamore (Acer pseudoplatanus), Willows, Sallows and Osiers (Salix)