Acronicta aceris (The Sycamore)

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Acronicta aceris (The Sycamore)

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 aceris (The Sycamore)

Norwegian name: Lønnekveldfly

Host plants: Aesculus, Aspen and Poplar (Populus), Birch (Betula), Elm (Ulmus), Field Maple (Acer campestre), Horse-chestnut (Aesculus hippocastanum), Lime (Tilia), Maple (Acer), Norway Maple (Acer platanoides), Oak (Quercus), Sycamore (Acer pseudoplatanus), Willows, Sallows and Osiers (Salix)

Confusion species: Acronicta psi (Grey Dagger)

Norwegian Red List 2015: Regionally Extinct