Noctuidae: Hadeninae

09528 Olive Ipimorpha subtusa, ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

BF2312 (ABH73.213)


General Information

Pupates in loose soil.

Overwinters as Overwinters as an egg.
Both sexes come to light but in small numbers only.

Forewing length: 14-16mm.
Foodplant(s): Aspen (Populus tremula), poplars (Populus spp.)
Flying: One generation, late July-early September
UK Presence: Resident
National status:


Woodland, fens, shelterbelts, lakesides, parks and gardens.

Regional Information

There are no records in the system yet in Bulgaria.

Similar Species
Varshets, NW Bulgaria, 30th June 2015. MV trap.
Varshets, NW Bulgaria, 30th June 2015. MV trap.
 Photo © Nick Greatorex-Davies
Double Kidney Ipimorpha retusa

Larva Type:
Green, yellow, grey, black
No. of Proleg Pairs: