Species: Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow (Noctua janthe)

Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow (Noctua janthe)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Norwegian name: Fiolett båndfly

Host plants: Blackthorn (Prunus spinosa), Broad-leaved Dock (Rumex obtusifolius), Hawthorn (Crataegus), Lamium album, Willows, Sallows and Osiers (Salix)

Systematics :

KingdomAnimals (Animalia)
Phylum Articulate animals (Arthropoda)
Class  Insects (Insecta)
Order   Moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera)
Group    Macro-moths ("Macro-heterocera")
Family     Owlet moths (Noctuidae)
Subfamily      Noctuinae
Genus       Noctua
Species        Lesser Broad-bordered Yellow (Noctua janthe)