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

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 9 June 2007
Epiblema graphana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Epiblema graphana (Treitschke, 1835)

Wingspan: 12-15mm

A local, bivoltine species on the wing from May to September in overlapping generations. The species comes infrequently to light and has been recorded only from the Las Descargues garden traps and the gorge footpath.

Larva feeds on Achillea millefolium, Artemisia etc.

 

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