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

CRAMBIDAE

Odontiinae

Las Descargues, May, 2007
Eurrhypis pollinalis Adult

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© Robin Howard

Eurrhypis pollinalis ([Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775)

Wingspan: 17-20mm

Imago: bivoltine - April-August. A scarce species that rarely comes to light. Only recorded from the woodland margins at Las Descargues where remnants of heathland can be found.

Larva: feeds on Cytisus, Genista, Ononis etc.

 

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