Noctuidae Noctuinae Apameini Apameina Amphipoea lucens Apamea anceps
Amphipoea oculea (Linnaeus, 1761)
Ear Moth
Noctuelle éclatante

Genus: Amphipoea Billberg, 1820   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
A. oculea (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult, Hald Ege, Denmark, August 4, 2002
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
A. oculea (© Philippe Mothiron)
Adult, Steige (Bas-Rhin), France, August 10, 2005
(Photo by Philippe Mothiron, Les Carnets du Lépidoptériste Français)
A. oculea (© Peter Groenendijk)
Adult, Hoge Veluwe, Netherlands, August 2003
(Photo by Peter Groenendijk, Anything but common)

Foodplants:
In the stems and roots of several grasses, Petasites and probably other plants

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