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

EPERMENIIDAE

Las Descargues, 9 July 2011
Epermenia aequidentulus Adult

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© Robin Howard

Epermenia aequidentulus (Hofmann, 1867)

Wingspan: 9-12mm

A bivoltine species on the wing from May to July and again from August to early October when it is an occasional visitor to light. Recorded from Las Descargues and the Causse.

Larvae mine the leaves of Daucus carota.

 

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