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

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Las Descargues, 1 August 2015
Parapleurus alliaceus alliaceus Adult

© Robin Howard

Parapleurus alliaceus alliaceus (Germar, 1817)

Leek Grasshopper
Le Criquet des Roseaux

Male: 17-21mm, female: 24-30mm

A species of the south found in unmanaged meadows with long grass or in wet meadows in valley bottoms from late July until October. A common species of the Fournanty Plateau meadows at Las Descargues.

 

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