Platycnemis latipes - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth



Lac Tolerme, 30 July 2014
Platycnemis latipes Adult

© Robin Howard

Platycnemis latipes (Rambur, 1842)

Abdomen: Male: 25-30mm; female: 26-30mm
Hindwing: Male: 18-20mm; female: 19-22mm

On the wing from June to the end of August, a species of western France and frequently recorded at nearby Lac Tolerme.