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


Las Descargues, 25 July 2010
Pseudatemelia subochreella Adult


© Robin Howard

Pseudatemelia subochreella (Doubleday, 1859)

Wingspan: 17-19mm

A univoltine species on the wing from May to early-August when it is an occasional visitor to light and has been recorded from Las Descargues and traps in and on the margins of the plateau woodlands.

Larvae feed on dead and decaying leaves.