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

NOTODONTIDAE

Pygaerinae

Ladirat, May, 2007
Clostera anachoreta Adult

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© Robin Howard

Clostera anachoreta ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Scarce Chocolate-tip
L'Anachorète

Wingspan: 36-38mm

Imago: bivoltine - April - May ; July - August. Both sexes visit light and have been recorded from all woodland sites where members of the poplar family are found.

Larva: feed on poplar, aspen and willows before overwintering as a pupa.

 

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