Note: Do not rely on this information. It is very old.
Cabbage MothCabbage Moth (Mamestra brassicae) one of the commonest of British Noctuae; it lays its eggs as a rule on cabbages, upon the leaves of which the larvae feed; it may, however, use other plants. It must not be confused with the Cabbage Butterflies, which are better known.
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