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

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 7 July 2012
Epiblema foenella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Epiblema foenella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Wingspan: 16-26mm

A univoltine species on the wing from June to August when it is a scarce visitor to light. Recorded at Las Descargues and from the Gorge woodland margins.

Larvae feed on Artemisia vulgaris.

 

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