´╗┐ Phalonidia manniana - Lot Moths and Butterflies - species in Las Descargues, the Lot, France
drawing of a moth



Ladirat, 29 May 2012
Phalonidia manniana Adult


© Robin Howard

Phalonidia manniana (Fischer von R÷slerstamm, 1839)

Wingspan: 11-13mm

A univoltine species on the wing in May and June. The species is an infrequent visitor to mv lights in the area and only recorded when visits are made to lowland wetland areas.

Larvae feed between September and April on Mentha spp., Lycopus, and Inula spp.