Family: Noctuidae Sub-family: Amphipyrinae
2342 * Rosy Minor * Mesoligia literosa
Flight time: July-August
Habitat: Open, grassy, calcareous ground including coastal cliffs and dunes, fens and gardens
Larvae feed on the roots and stems various grasses
Similar: 2341 Cloaked Minor and 2337x Marbled Minor agg.
Rosy Minor, Mesoligia literosa
Foynes, Co. Limerick, Ireland. August 2011