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

GELECHIIDAE

Gelechinae

Las Descargues, 15 May 2015
Eulamprotes atrella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Eulamprotes atrella ([Denis & Schiffermuller], 1775)

Wingspan: 10.5-11.5mm

A univoltine species on the wing from May to August when it is an occasional visitor to the lights at Las Descargues. A species of mixed deciduous woodland.

Larvae feed on Hypericum spp.

 

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