|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note [Dutch]|
|Craniophora ligustri([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775) / Coronet / Schedeldrager / Liguster-Rindeneule / la Troènière ou la Noctuelle du troène.|
Wingspan 30-35 mm.
Widely distributed, but not common, throughout much of Britain, it is more frequent in the south and south-west.
The habitat preferences are woodland, commons, downland and marshy places, and the flight period is during June and July.
When fresh, some individuals show an olive-green suffusion to the darker parts of the forewing.
The larval foodplants are ash (Fraxinus) and privet (Ligustrum).
anel has marked this note useful
Only registered TrekNature members may rate photo notes.