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

CRAMBIDAE

Odontiinae

Pierre Martine, 19 June 2012
Cynaeda dentalis Adult

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© Helen Bantock

Cynaeda dentalis ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Wingspan: 24-29mm

Imago: univoltine - June-September. An occasional visitor to light from unmanaged grassland, roadside verges and gardens. It has been recorded from both upland and lowland sites.

Larva: feeds on Echium vulgare.

 

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