The Snout Hypena proboscidalis
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Erebidae » Hypeninae
25 - 38 mm.
A combination of clear brown fascia and , upturned long palps make this a distinct species, occasionally specimens may re mottled and have no cross-lines. or lose their snout, a
June to August, and again later in the autumn, and is a common occurrence at the light-trap.
It occurs on waste ground, gardens, woodland and other places where nettle occurs.woodland, scrub, hedgerows, gardens, rough meadows and marshes throughout