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


Las Descargues, 8 August 2009
Digitivalva granitella Adult


© Robin Howard

Digitivalva granitella (Treitschke, 1833)

Wingspan: 11-14mm

At Las Descargues this species appears to be univoltine on the wing from mid-July to the end of August. It has only been recorded at the lower garden mv light and from a single trap situated along the margins of the rough meadows of the ridge.

The larvae feed on Inula conyza.