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Phymatopus hecta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Gold Swift

Genus: Phymatopus Wallengren, 1869   Original genus: Noctua Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
P. hecta (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Woold, Netherlands, July 2, 2001
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. hecta (© Jens Christian Schou)
Adult, Daubjerg, Jylland, Denmark, June 12, 2003
(Photo by Jens Christian Schou, BioPix)
P. hecta (© Philippe Mothiron)
Adult, Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse (Yvelines), France, June 12, 2004
(Photo by Philippe Mothiron, Les Carnets du Lépidoptériste Français)
P. hecta (© Chris Steeman)
Adult, Doische, Namur, Belgium, June 5, 2004
(Photo by Chris Steeman)

Foodplants:
Roots of Erica, Primula, Rumex, Calluna

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