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The Beautiful Hook-tip (Laspeyria flexula) is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is found in the Palearctic ecozone.

The wingspan is 23-27 mm. The moth flies from May to June depending on the location. Unrelated to the Hook-tips of the Drepanidae family, this species has brown wings with yellow crosslines. The wings are scalloped.

Beautiful Hook-tip TL

When the Beautiful Hook-tip is active

The larvae feed on Willow and Populus tremula.