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

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 20 July 2010
Dichrorampha petiverella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Dichrorampha petiverella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Wingspan: 10-13mm

A univoltine species on the wing between May and August when it is an occasional visitor to light. Recorded at the mv lights of Las Descargues and ridge meadows of the plateau.

Larvae feed on Achillea millefolium, A. ptarmica, Chrysanthemum leucanthemum etc.

 

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