A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife
The wingspan is 34–40 mm. The adults fly at night from May to July . They are attracted to light. The larvae feed on a range of herbaceous plants.
The Knot Grass (Acronicta rumicis) is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is distributed through the whole of Europe, the North of Africa, through Asia up to Korea and Japan.
Spotted in my back yard By the collour it must be dangerous ,so we remove it to a very safe distance from the yard