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



Las Descargues, July, 2006
Batodes angustiorana Adult


© Robin Howard

Batodes angustiorana (Haworth, 1811)

Wingspan: 11-15mm

Imago: univoltine - June-July. An occasional visitor to light it has been recorded from woodland margins and the garden traps at Las Descargues.

Larva: polyphagous on the leaves, fruit, buds of various trees and shrubs before spinning a silk hibernacula in autumn. Pupation takes place the following May.