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

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 1 June 2012
Endothenia lapideana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Endothenia lapideana (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)

Wingspan: 16-18mm

A univoltine species on the wing in May and June when it is a scarce visitor to the lights at Las Descargues with only one record to date. A species of woodland clearings and rides.

Larvae feed on Digitalis grandiflora.

 

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