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



Las Descargues, 21 July 2015
Ancylolomia disparalis Adult


© Robin Howard

Ancylolomia disparalis Hübner, 1825

Wingspan: 27-43mm

A univoltine species from south-west Europe on the wing from July to October when it is an infrequent visitor to the lights at Las Descargues but can be more abundant in the dry habitats of the Causse. A species of dry rocky, grassy habitats.

Larvae feed on Gramineae of various species.