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

OECOPHORIDAE

Oecophorinae

Las Descargues, 24 July 2013
Goidanichiana jourdheuillella Adult

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© Robin Howard

Goidanichiana jourdheuillella (Ragonot, 1875)

Wingspan: 10-13mm

A univoltine species flying from May to August with one or two individuals straying into early September when conditions are favourable. It comes occasionally to light and has been recorded from all sites with coniferous woodland.

Larvae feed on Pinus sylvestris and Pinus pinaster.

 

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