Noctuidae Noctuinae Noctuini Noctuina Xestia (Megasema) ashworthii Xestia (Megasema) ditrapezium
Xestia (Megasema) c-nigrum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Setaceous Hebrew Character
C-noir

Genus: Xestia Hübner, [1818]   Subgenus: Megasema Hübner, [1821]   Original genus: Phalaena Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
X. (Megasema) c-nigrum (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, September 28, 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
X. (Megasema) c-nigrum (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vivaro (Roma), Italy, May 1997
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
X. (Megasema) c-nigrum (© Tiziana Dinolfo)
Larva, Viadana (Mantova), Italy, March 9, 2014
(Photo by Tiziana Dinolfo, Forum Natura Mediterraneo)
X. (Megasema) c-nigrum (© Tiziana Dinolfo)
Larva, Viadana (Mantova), Italy, March 9, 2014
(Photo by Tiziana Dinolfo, Forum Natura Mediterraneo)
X. (Megasema) c-nigrum (© Tiziana Dinolfo)
Larva, Viadana (Mantova), Italy, March 9, 2014
(Photo by Tiziana Dinolfo, Forum Natura Mediterraneo)
X. (Megasema) c-nigrum (© Tiziana Dinolfo)
Larva, Viadana (Mantova), Italy, March 9, 2014
(Photo by Tiziana Dinolfo, Forum Natura Mediterraneo)

Foodplants:
Urtica and other low plants

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