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

TORTRICIDAE

Olethreutinae

Las Descargues, 22 June 2012
Pelochrista subtiliana Adult

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© Robin Howard

Pelochrista subtiliana (Jackh, 1960)

Wingspan: 15.5-18mm

A univoltine species on the wing from mid-May to the end of July when it is a scarce visitor to the lights at Las Descargues. A species of dry, grassy habitats.

Early stages are unknown.

Confirmation awaiting dissection.

 

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