Insects of Britain and Ireland: the genera of Lepidoptera-Noctuidae
Adults. Hindwings exhibiting vein 5. Vein 5 of the hindwings strong; arising nearer to vein 4 than to vein 6. Middle tibiae without spines.
British representation. 1 species. Status in Britain adventive, or alien (represented in Britain only by the (type!) specimen supposedly taken at Bristol around 1900). Central-southern England, or South-west England; S. grandirena (Great Kidney).
To view the illustrations with detailed captions, go to the interactive key. This also offers full and partial descriptions, diagnostic descriptions, differences and similarities between taxa, lists of taxa exhibiting or lacking specified attributes, and distributions of character states within any set of taxa.
Cite this publication as: ‘Watson, L., and Dallwitz, M.J. 2003 onwards. Insects of Britain and Ireland: the genera of Lepidoptera-Noctuidae. Version: 8th June 2016. delta-intkey.com’.