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

NOTODONTIDAE

Notodontinae

Las Descargues, August, 2006
Pheosia tremula Adult

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© Robin Howard

Pheosia tremula (Clerck, 1759)

Swallow Prominent
La Porcelaine

Wingspan: 50-64mm

Imago: bivoltine - April - June ; August - September. A frequent visitor to light from traps placed in various habitats. Most abundant in woodland and polar plantations.

Larva: feeds on aspen, poplar, willow and sallow before overwintering as a pupa.

 

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