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

CRAMBIDAE

Crambinae

Las Descargues, 12 August 2012
Crambus pascuella Adult

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© Robin Howard/Dave Shenton

Crambus pascuella (Linnaeus, 1758)

Wingspan: 22-25mm

A univoltine species flying from May to August when it is a frequent visitor to light traps in all grassland sites, upland or lowland.

Larvae feed on various grasses, clover and moss.

 

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