Noctuidae Acronictinae Acronicta (Viminia) menyanthidis Craniophora ligustri
Acronicta (Viminia) rumicis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Knot Grass
Noctuelle de la patience

Genus: Acronicta Ochsenheimer, 1816   Subgenus: Viminia Chapman, 1890   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, October 28, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, March 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Chris Steeman)
Adult, Groot Schietveld, Brecht, Antwerp, Belgium, July 29, 2004
(Photo by Chris Steeman)
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Roma, Italy, April 1991
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 25, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 7, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 30, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, July 28, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Roma, Italy, June 1991
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Roma, Italy, May 1994
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Geza Farkas)
Larva, Fruska Gora mountain, Vojvodina near Novi Sad, Serbia
(Photo by Geza Farkas, Geza Farkas home page)
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, October 28, 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Egg:
A. (Viminia) rumicis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Eggs, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, March 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Rumex, Plantago, Polygonum, Calluna, Rubus, Salix, Crataegus, Urtica and many other plants

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