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

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 10 July 2013
Cydia succedana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Cydia succedana ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Wingspan: 12-14mm

Flying from May to July this species is an occasional visitor to the lights at Las Descargues and to those placed on and adjacent to heath around the Fournanty Plateau.

Larvae feed on Genista, Ulex, Lotus, Cytisus and Sarothamnus spp.

 

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