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

TISCHERIIDAE

Las Descargues, 9 July 2011
Tischeria angusticollella Adult

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© Robin Howard/Bo Wikstrom

Tischeria angusticollella (Duponchel, 1843)

Wingspan: 8-9mm

A univoltine species flying from May to mid-July. It has been taken at Las Descargues and determined by Bo Wikström during a visit in 2011. A species of woodland margins and hedgerows.

Larvae mine the leaves of Rosa spp. with pupation taking place in the mine.

 

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