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



Las Descargues, 26 June 2013
Pseudargyrotoza conwagana Adult


© Robin Howard

Pseudargyrotoza conwagana (Fabricius, 1775)

Wingspan: 11-14mm

A univoltine moth flying from May to July. An occasional visitor to light but has also been observed flying during the day around its foodplant Fraxinus excelsior.

The larva feeds on Fraxinus excelsior, Ligustrum etc. Overwinters in the pupal stage amongst leaves on the ground.