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


Las Descargues, 15 June 2012
Incurvaria koerneriella Adult


© Robin Howard

Incurvaria koerneriella (Zeller, 1839)

Wingspan: 18mm

A univoltine species on the wing from April to June. A species of woodland and hedgerows but only an occasional visitor to the lights of the Fournanty Plateau and Las Descargues.

The larvae feed on Betula, Fagus and Tilia species.